Vintage 1974 Pink Uzbek Suzani Textile Wall Hanging with Birds
This vintage Uzbek Suzani dates to 1974, with the date embroidered around the central medallion. The light pink background color is rare, as are the bird medallions! Suzani is a traditional craft of Central Asia, hand embroidered in preparation for a wedding by the women of the bride's family. It would make a beautiful wall hanging, headboard, sofa cover, curtain or bedspread.
This suzani is hand embroidered on cotton, then the panels are machine stitched. It has a machine stitched finished edge which is quite intricate. It is faded with age and shows a few spots of wear, please see photos.
74" x 58.5" (6' 2" x 4' 10.5")
This textile was photographed under natural daylight. We do not adjust the colors of the photographs or use filters to ensure that we are always portraying the colors as accurately as possible. Colors may appear very different in your own home under incandescent light or in darker rooms.