FP Natural Afgani Suzani - These beautifully hand embroided suzanni makes a great beadspread, picnic rug, day bed cover or wall hanging ."Suzani" is the Persian or Farsi word for needle and refers to textile panels embroidered with silk thread. The suzani was an integral part of a woman's artistic expression in Central Asia for hundreds of years. Traditionally, as soon as a girl was born her mother would start embroidering the suzani for her. As the daughter grew older, she would join in the process. The suzani would eventually become a part of her dowry and be used to decorate her home. These intricate and lovingly-made textiles can be used in so many ways to add texture, romance, and delight to any room.
Dimensions: 245cm x 188cm
All vintage items will almost certainly have some small marks, stains, holes or patches, plus irregularities in stitching, as the fabrics are many years old and handmade.