Velvet Embroidered Glasses Case - Theo Hudson
Soft velvet glasses case embroidered with a design adapted from a painting by Theo Hudson
The art -
Pikilyi is an important natural spring and water-hole at Mt Doreen Station in the Northern Territory. Pikilyi is the home of two rainbow serpents, a married couple. The wife was a Napananka skin group and the husband a Japangardi, a taboo relationship in the Walpri culture. The serpents are the “kirda’ traditional owners of that country.
The Handicraft -
Developed over generations Kashida (embroidery) is one of the oldest Kashmiri handicrafts.
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