The large rectangular textile is completely hand embroidered with a wide band of very detailed and colourful silk suzani work on a red cotton ground. Around a vacant central panel. It is mounted on a red and white printed cotton backing. Two strong loops are attached to the top corners to allow it to be easily hung. Originating from Uzbekistan, this superb textile dates to the early 20th Century.
It is ideal as a wall hanging, throw coverlet, or simply a must for any serious textile collector. 223.5 cm x 157.5 cm or 88 inches x 62 inches (7ft 4in x 5ft 2in). The embroidery is extremely fine, bright and remains intact. The red cotton ground is slightly faded in places.
The tan coloured edging strip is partially missing along the top edge (left edge in the 1st image), and detached for a short stretch along the lower left side (see image 8). Please see the images provided which complement this description. If you have any questions, please dont hesitate to ask and we will be happy to help. We have many other interesting and unusual items for sale, so please take a look.Stomers wishing to use a. We take great care to package and post your item safely to anywhere in the world for the best possible price. Each of our items has come from a reputable and traceable source. Buyers can rest assured that we will provide you with a comprehensive, reliable and trustworthy service which we endeavour to make hassle free for all our customers.
We aim to answer all enquiries within 24 hours. Your satisfaction is our priority. The item "LARGE ANTIQUE EARLY 20thC UZBEKISTAN HANDMADE EMBROIDERED SILK ON COTTON SUZANI" is in sale since Thursday, May 18, 2017.This item is in the category "Antiques\Fabric/Textiles\Embroidery". The seller is "phoenixchild0" and is located in Winchester. This item can be shipped worldwide.