Fabulous vintage Uzbek Folk Art Peacock Suzani embroidery - a Central Asian textile from Uzbekistan. This authentic needlepoint has been embroidered by hand and measures approximately 145x186cm (4.9 x 6.1ft) - we love the gorgeous folk art peacock design against the wonderful vibrant colours against the shiny ochre yellow satin background together with the blue floral backing. In the images, this piece looks faded at the top but this is the way the light is landing on the satin. This is an old piece and there are some small marks in places, however they dont detract from the stunning workmanship. This piece has a small repair in one corner in the top right corner, it’s so good though that it's not easy to notice! Depending on the size, these Suzani textiles make great table covers, bed covers, or can be used over the back of a sofa or as a wall hanging - they are a fabulous splash of colour and make lovely decorations for people’s homes.
Suzani means needlepoint in Farsi and the background fabric of these textiles is usually either cotton, velvet, silk or satin with silk embroidery. Minor tears or marks can sometimes be present which is normal for these vintage older pieces (some of them have old Soviet fabric backing - see images). All of our Uzbekistan Suzanis are original older pieces ranging from approximately 20 to 70 years. Often pen is used as a marker for layout before embroidery starts and occasionally one can see some of the original pen outline which is normal for original pieces. Find out more about Suzanis here.
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