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Bokhara Suzani

Bokhara Suzani Uzbekistan circa 1850 Size: 248 x 172 cm Suzani, a term which is derived from the Persian word for needle, describes a type embroidered panel made in Central Asia. Suzani were traditionally embroidered (usually silk on cotton) by the women of the bride’s family. The bride herself would over several years have completed a ‘suite’ of embroideries....
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