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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A Nurata Susani, East Central Uzbekistan
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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A Nurata Susani, East Central Uzbekistan
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A Nurata Susani, East Central Uzbekistan

Catalogue Note

Susani panels were part of bridal dowry and are a demonstration the bride's needlework skills; they were often used as hanging decoration or spreads for furniture or bedding. Nurata is a region Central Southeast of Uzbekistan, near the city of Samarkand. This example is very well spaced and has been made by a skilled hand, a work with similar field design and border elements sold Sotheby's New York, 3 March 2009, lot 6. Although the offered lot differs in the open flowerheads being surrounded by sickle leaves, a charming element to its design.

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