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Suzani

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Artist Unknown (Uzbekistan)

Date

late 19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Suzani, Artist Unknown (Uzbekistan)
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Medium: Textiles, Textiles-Surface Ornamentation (Do Not U | Silk, cotton; chain stitch, checkered chain stitch
Size: 85 1/2 x 73 in. (217.17 x 185.42 cm)
Creation Place: Uzbekistan, Kitab or Shahrisabs
Culture: Uzbekistan
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: Mounted. Chain stitch. Large red embroidered designs, some floral, dominate purple ground center rectangle Wide, then narrow borders. Four vertical panels, embroidered separately, then joined. Edged with ikat binding. Mounted on wood frame. Sewn to white
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Jack A. and Aviva Robinson
Accession Number: 2004.259.12
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Added to Site: March 1, 2009