Velvet Embroidered Glasses Case - Paddy Stewart
Soft velvet glasses case embroidered with a design adapted from a painting by Paddy Stewart.
The art -
This painting shows the Yam and Bush Tomato Dreamings. You can see the Yams and the small round berries of the Bush Tomatoes. The place associated with this Dreaming is west of Yuendumu. In the Dreamtine the people used to eat these fruits and vegetables, just as our old people lived off them.
The Handicraft -
Developed over generations Kashida (embroidery) is one of the oldest Kashmiri handicrafts.
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