Miao Baby Carrier
Guizhou, China

Silk embroidery on cotton, with folded triangle applique. 42"x 28." The birds on the central panel of this baby carrier are formed with tiny folded bits of fabric that are appliqued.  Astonishing!  Take a look at the detail photo!  The borders are seed stitch and couching.  This remarkable piece is over 100 years old.   $585

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MARLA MALLETT

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