Stunning peacock evening bag clutch, hand embroidered on burgundy or black velvet, in the zardozi tradition, using metallic threads, silk and semi precious stones! Proud peacock in full glory!
Hand embroidered by master artisans in Agra, India, home of the Taj Mahal. Own a work of art!
Zardozi is from the Persian language and means "gold thread". It is an elaborate and oplulent art of multidimensional embroidery using gold and silver threads and embellished with precious stones. Zardozi had its origins in Persia and was introduced into India by the ruling Mughals in the early 16th century. It was used initially to adorn the robes of the royal families. The city of Agra, home of the Taj Mahal, was the seat of the Mughal Empire and it remains a center for traditional handicrafts that had flourished under the Mughal patronage.
The peacock, a symbol of royalty, elegance and beauty, is the national bird of India. The unity of colors represents the unity of the different people of India. Measures 5.5 " H x 8 " W x 2.5 " D. Braided burgundy and sparkly gold corded shoulder strap with 17.5 in drop, which can be tucked inside.
Sateen lining, with one credit card slot and two accordion slots, outlined in gold. Magnetic snap closure.
Holds credit cards, money, and makeup AND your phone.
This purse adds a luxurious pop to your wardrobe and will be a classic. Goes well with black, tan and white.
Peacock in another pose: https://www.etsy.com/listing/554258564/burgundy-velvet-embroidered-evening-bag?ref=shop_home_active_39
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