Silk tablecloth with visvavajra pattern

Mongolian Collection

Accession Nr.: 2017.41.1
Type: textile; religious or cult object
Date of production:
20th century
Place of production:
Materials: silk
Techniques: embroidered
Dimensions: height: 17 cm
width: 17 cm
A square yellow silk tablecloth made of several parts, with a red border and tassels on the corners (one is missing). The pink center has a visvavajrasa motif embroidered with multi-colored thread. It was probably used on a Buddhist altar.