Lakai (?), Uzbekistan. Early 20th century

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6” x 2.5”

Fine silk cross-stitch and chain stitch hand-embroidery on handwoven natural cotton

Russian printed-cotton backing

Very good condition; no color runs; no embroidery damage


This small embroidery is complete in itself, although it was no doubt part of a larger item.

The pattern is often associated with Lakai embroidery.

A nice, early little piece that shows examples of various sewing techniques


If you are interested in this embroidery and would like more information please contact Susan Meller.




Price: $25.00
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