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Triangle Shape Embroidery (Saye Gosha)
Petit-point (half a cross- stitch) in silk on cotton ground, embelished with the characteristic patterns of the Lakai and Uzbek. V shape embroideries were designed to hang over the rolled up bed quilts in tents and houses during the day. A filled in triangle indicates wealth.

Uzbekistan, 19th c., silk embroidered cottoc, some bleeding of red dye, some splitting to ground, fair condition, 23" x 34"
$1,800
# TX2848
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