Suzani Wall Hanging (CENTRAL ASIA)

$499.00
SKU:
481152410003

Suzani is a type of embroidered and decorative tribal textile made in UzbekistanCentral Asian. Suzani is from the Persian سوزن Suzan which means needle

Suzanis usually have a cotton fabric base, which is embroidered in silk/cotton thread. Chainsatin, and buttonhole stitches are some of the stitches used. There is also extensive use of the COUCHING stitch, in which a decorative thread is laid on the fabric as a raised line, and is stitched in place with a secondary thread. Suzanis are often made in two or more pieces, stitched together.

  • Cotton backing, top layer is cotton. Flower designs are hand stiched.
  • Made by Uzbek People, Central Asia
  • 50 inch x 79 inch (127 cm x 200.7 cm)
  • This is a Vintage piece in excellant condition, sold AS IS.

For additional inquiries on size, material, colour, or origin, please contact TMC shop at (416) 599-5321 x2241 or shop@textilemuseum.ca

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