Mid century hand-embroidered suzani from Uzbekistan.
This suzani is composed of red silk with an embroidered design centered around a floral central medallion, with floral sprays in the four corners.A multitude of colors are used for the embroidery, including greens, white, yellow, and purple. A dainty floral border frames the whole. The suzani is backed by a thicker striped grey wool fabric and is bordered with a thick flat woven cord with protective symbols woven into the design.
In very good condition, signs of wear consistent with age.
Size: 5' x 6'5"
Age: Mid Century
Country of Origin: Uzbekistan
Type of Textile: Suzani
Pile Height: Flatwoven
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