An exquisite Shahrizabz embroidered linen Panel (susani) Uzbekistan, 19th Century
Lot 246
A Shahrizabz embroidered linen Panel (susani) Uzbekistan, 19th Century
£8,000 - 12,000
US$ 13,000 - 20,000
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A Shahrizabz embroidered linen Panel (susani)
Uzbekistan, 19th Century
rectangular, the beige linen ground profusely embroidered with polychrome silk threads, the decoration centred on three quatrefoil motifs down the central panel enclosed by diamond-shaped floral vines, flanked by vertical bands of serrated floral scrolls, the outer border with alternating bold flowerheads, lower border containing quatrefoils and leaves forming a zig-zag motif, backed with hanging hoops
286 x 180 cm.
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