mola (Blouse Panel)

About this object

History of use

Blouse panel

Physical description

Reverse appliqué cotton blouse panel or mola that is precise and finely stitched. The design consists of a central bird within a circle of foliage with two small animals near the outer top of the circle. The design is outlined in green, black, purple, yellow, pink and blue with orange, purple, yellow, blue and black striped detailing all on a red ground. The panel has a black fabric backing. The edges are raw.