Antique Green Silk Suzani / 7'1"x7'5"/216x226cm

Antique Green Silk Suzani / 7'1"x7'5"/216x226cm

1,050.00

Cheery and elegant. Green silk ground suzani with floral motifs embroidered in white, marigold yellow, hot pink, and warm red. An almost square piece, this suzani would be lovely as a bedcover or as a wall hanging. In excellent condition.

Professional mounting available.

Suzani - from the Persian word for "needle" - is the term used for a range of hand-embroidered covers and hangings from Uzbekistan. Originally made for a newly-married couple's household by the bride and her relatives, they are now fabulous for a variety of uses and design applications.

These pieces were made as part of the dowry and as such were prized possessions. But they have age, which is part of their extreme beauty. Our pieces are offered as the best of their categories in terms of artistry and condition. All are sold as-is.

Type: Hand-embroidered suzani with embroidery in silk on silk
Size: 69" x 102" / 175x260
Material: silk on silk
Approximate age: 70 years
Origin: Central Asia - Uzbekistan - Tashkent

In excellent condition. Small flaws commensurate with age.
Specialty clean.

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Item #E569

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