This Nakshi Kantha was crafted in Bengal during the early 20th century.
Kantha is a Bengali folk tradition of embroidering textiles using recycled cloth. This Kantha depicts the Hindu Rath Yatra or Chariot festival. It features a chariot with three deities making a pilgrimage to Jagannath temple. Also featured are Krishna and Balram and other embellishments like two lotus flowers and a bird. The border is rendered with a colorful leaf-like motif. It has been cut directly from an old sari and attached.
Very Good, The border has been taken directly from an old sari and attached around the perimeter