saddle cloth (animal furniture); textile

Trapezoid saddle cloth, dauri, made from velvet decorated with silver-coloured spangles and couched metal thread, as well as embroidered detailling in yellow, and 2 shades of blue and green. The outside is surrounded by a green velvet border, as well as a yellow, and a red fringe on 3 sides. The lining consists of red silk textile with yellow, cream and pink ikat patterns.

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