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Teshtar Irani’s Great Grandmother’s Gara

This is a photograph of Teshtar Irani's great grandmother's gara (Parsi style saree). In her oral history interview, Teshtar selected the gara as one of the objects she'd keep in a time capsule.

Date: April 3, 2022
Subject(s): Teshtar Irani
Type: Photograph
Source: Archival Creators Fellowship Program
Creator: Sharmeen Mehri
Contributor: Teshtar Irani
Location: Flushing, NY

Collection: Sharmeen Mehri Fellowship Project
Donor: Teshtar Irani
Item History: 2022-07-13 (created); 2022-07-19 (modified)

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