Antique "Suzani"

(DK-110-38)
5'4" x 7' (160cm x 210cm)
Central Asia, Uzbekistan: Mid-19th Century
Embroidery: silk
$19,500 (Available)
Categories
Medium, Antiques, Textiles, Blankets, etc
Description
A beautiful antique "suzani" embroidery from Uzbekistan, in a style generally associated with the city of Bukhara. Used as ceremonial bed covers and wall hangings, pieces like this are associated with wedding customs and are among the most impressive examples of textile art.
Condition & Remarks
Very well preserved and clean. Backed with linen.