Intricate Design Tribal Vest: Small
16" Long x30" Around at Bottom
This vintage vest is beautifully embroidered with sun floweres and design elements. The mirrors, Shisha, represent protection. The reflectiveness of the mirrors is considered to be a shield as well as a way to deflect the evil eye which is believed to bring misfortune & infertility. Mirrors also are belived to bring light into darkness , a reminder of their ancient solor worship.
The fabric is cotton . The back has some minor stains fro use over the years.
Hand Made in Gujarat, India