India Green Chain Stitch Wool on Cotton Rug (4 x 6), "Hallowed Forest"
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Inspired by forest motifs, Sajad creates a rug with classic Kashmiri appeal. The intricate patterns are drawn on a cotton backing, and embroidered by hand with soft woolen floss. The technique of chain-stitched rug crafting was introduced to India by Persia in 1460.
- 2.74 kgs
- 6.0 lbs
- Rug: 1.8 m L x 1.2 m W
- Rug: 6 ft. L x 3.9 ft. W
- Pile height: 0.3 cm H
- Pile height: 0.1" H
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.
This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.