Persian Textiles - TextileAsArt.com, Fine Antique Textiles and Antique Textile Information
A large Bokara embroidered dowry susani Silk on linen. Circa 1870 -1880. Designed with the centre tree design split, one half gold the other black. This could be e reference to the joining together of family's in marriage. The border design has no repeat and has 26 differing flower designs. Measurements: 60 in x 84 in - 2000 cm's x 1550cm's
Vintage Central Asian Susani tapestry on hand-loom woven silk - Uzbek embroidery artist For Sale | Antiques.com | Classifieds
Felted and appliqued wool figural RESCHT WALL HANGING, PERSIA, 1850-1890. Sold at auction in 2010 for 16,800.
Embroidered and Appliqué Resht - Iran - Resht, Northern Iran - 19th century -153 x 98 cms - Wool and silk - Mosaic work and embroidery - The design is formed by cutting out pieces of felted wool to the correct size and shape and inserting the piece into the opening in the ground that has been cut to the same dimensions.The design has been highlighted with embroidery in the central medallion, spandrels and border recurring design that originated in book design found from the 16th c.
Mausoleum of Galla Placidia ,- Ceiling mosaic "Garden of Eden, Ravenna , Italy , first half of the V century. .#Mosaic