Benares brocade sari is popularly known as Ganga Jamuna in which silver and gold threads or any other two colour threads are used for weaving.This Sari has six petal buttis all over the ground in gold and silver.The pallu has stylized paisley design amongst densely woven floral creeper design.The corner of the ground near the pallu has mango motifs.
Gift of Aarti Meheta on the occassion of the 50th anniversary of the museum society of Bombay.
Textiles and Costumes of India
Silk with brocade
19th century CE