Antique Uzbek Shakrisabz Suzani / 6'2"x7'2"/ 189x220cm

Antique Uzbek Shakrisabz Suzani / 6'2"x7'2"/ 189x220cm

1,700.00

This beautiful large embroidery has delicate motifs in florals, leaves, wreaths, leaves, blossoms. An interior garden. Originally, this piece was part of a bride's wedding dowry, part of the many pieces of exquisite beauty she brought to her new home. A prized possession, treasure, and it should be ever treated as such.

Would be stunning as a bed cover, curtains, or mounted and displayed as the unique piece of art it is.

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 Originally made for a newly-married couple's household by the bride and her relatives, they are now fabulous for a variety of uses and design applications.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.

This piece has fine, tight silk embroidery on cotton ground. 

Type: Suzani hand embroidery
Size: 6'2" x 7'2" / 189x220cm
Material: silk on cotton
Approximate age: 100+ years
Origin: Central Asia - Uzbekistan - Shakhrisabz

Specialty clean.

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Item #E515

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