Uratube Suzani, Uzbekistan
Well spaced lattice design with rosettes that repeat both in the field and in the border. Note the other wonderful floral devices including the black leaves. Wonderful dyes, and probably an early 19th century piece. Note also the non-directional symmetry of the design.
Size: 2.07m x 1.78m
Date: First half 19th century
Condition: Some minor restoration to the silk embroidery, cotton background has a few small repairs. Generally good original condition. The colours have remained very fresh. Original printed backing intact.