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Baar Sankhiyo doorway cover 187 x 213 cms
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Magnificent Baar Sankhiyo door way cover from the Ahir caste of Kutch, Gujarat, NW India. The elaborate embroidery and mirror work fills every square centimetre as if their could not be enough material to contain the enthusiasm of the person...

£1,200.00
Rabari border detail 166 x 13 cms
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Rabari border mounted on silk khadi. Khadi means hand spun and hand woven cloth. Elaborate embroidery and mirror work. Gujarat, West India 166 x 13cms (plus mount)

£150.00
Gujerati dress trim 136 x 9 cms
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Gujerti dress trim Hand woven foundation of cotton, with a combination of various embroidery stitches Gujarat. West India 136 x 9 cms

£40.00
Tibetan door cover 182 x 92 cms
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Traditional hanging to go over a door. The cross symbol is a protective device. Also found in Nepal. This is more or less new, indicating the tradition is still alive. Cotton applique. 182 X 92 cms

£75.00
Balkan embroidered cotton hanging 183 x 55 cms
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SKU: AH640

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Traditional brightly coloured embroidered cotton textile, Balkan region. One of a pair. May be purchased separately. 183 X 55 cms

£75.00
Belouch bag 66 x 39 cms
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SKU: AB423

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Belouch tribal bags come in many shapes and sizes. We think the buttons, beads and fabulous decorative weaving is a joy, an expression of flamboyance. 66 X 39 cms

£95.00
Uzbek Suzani 220 x 168 cms
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A very fine suzani from women needle workers of Uzbekistan. A rare suzani from early 20th or 19th century. Curator of the Islamic Collections at the Burrell collection, Noorah al Gailani, has revealed that these large embroideries were made in...

£690.00
Choli
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Choli, Mochi tribe, Kutch, Gujarat, NW India. A choli is a woman’s top, often with little at the back. The sleeves, back and lower front are made from a very fine red silk and metal thread material, possibly a jacquard...

£95.00
Qashqai Camel Head Dress SW Iran 1st half 20th century.
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Qashqai camel head dress, SW Iran 1st half 20th century. In the UK and elsewhere in the West, the equestrian equivalent of this Qashqai camel trapping would be a bridle. What a different approach! Great skill and a great variety...

£285.00
Berber column 253 x 83 x 15 cms
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SKU: P231

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Antique carved wooden painted Berber column and capital, Morocco. Column 253 x 15 x 15cms (capital = 83 x 21 x 15cms) Delivery of furniture is not included in the price. We hope the following options will be helpful: You...

£495.00
Indian hand printed cotton textile 189 x 117 cms
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Indian pictorial hand printed cotton textile. Size: 189 x 117 cms

£200.00
Decorative Bone Belt
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Decorative Bone Belt  Size: 70 cms plus tie cord

£19.95
Decorative Bone Belt
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Decorative Bone Belt   Size: 70 cms plus tie cord

£19.95
Kurdish Bag 71 x 39 cms
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Kurdish Bag -  Eastern Turkey, 19th C Size: 71 x 39 cm

£450.00
Old carved panel 59 x 12 x 2 cms
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Old carved panel, Kerala, S. India, 19th century Hardwood, carved details of mother goddess figure feeding. Elephants and human figures. Size: 59 x 12 x 2 cm

£160.00
Vintage Sash, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand 64 x 21 cms
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Sash, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their family, also learning designs and patterns that...

£26.00
Vintage Sash, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand 110 x 6 cms
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Sash, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their family, also learning designs and patterns that...

£26.00
Vintage Sash, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand 64 x 16 cms
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Sash, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their family, also learning designs and patterns that...

£26.00
Vintage Sash, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand 94 x 16 cms
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Sash, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their family, also learning designs and patterns that...

£26.00
Vintage Sash, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand 81 x 14 cms
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Sash, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their family, also learning designs and patterns that...

£26.00
Vintage Sash, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand 98 x 8 cms
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Sash, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their family, also learning designs and patterns that...

£26.00
Vintage Sash, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand 70 x 20 cms
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Sash, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their family, also learning designs and patterns that...

£26.00
Hmong Hill Tribe Sampler, Thailand 50 X 23 cms
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Vintage Hmong Hill Tribe Sampler, Thailand  Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their family, also learning designs and patterns...

£28.00
Hmong Textile, Thailand 23 x 23 cms
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Hmong Textile, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand  Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their family, also learning designs and patterns...

£18.00
Hmong Textile, Thailand 20 x 20 cms
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Hmong Textile, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand  Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their family, also learning designs and patterns...

£18.00
Hmong Textile, Thailand 24 x 24 cms
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Hmong Textile, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand  Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their family, also learning designs and patterns...

£18.00
Hmong Textile, Thailand 23 x 23 cms
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Hmong Textile, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand  Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their family, also learning designs and patterns...

£18.00
Hmong Textile, Thailand 20 x 20 cms
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Hmong Textile, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand  Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their family, also learning designs and patterns...

£18.00
Lakai suzani 227 x 180 cms
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Lakai suzani, silk embroidery on red cotton ground, with silk velvet border. The Lakai Uzbeks moved from Central Asia in the north and settled in the Kunduz area of northern Afghanistan, after the Bolshevik revolution in Russia. (from TRC Leiden)....

£335.00
Lakai suzani 108 x 100 cms
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Lakai embroidered tent hanging, c 1950. Perhaps to be draped over a not so pretty pile of bedding or boxes, or hung, diagonally, to decorate a space. We are unsure of the significance of the two holes. The spacing perhaps...

£185.00
Lakai suzani 185 x 139 cms
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Lakai suzani, silk embroidery on fine satin silk The Lakai Uzbeks moved from Central Asia in the north and settled in the Kunduz area of northern Afghanistan, after the Bolshevik revolution in Russia. (from TRC Leiden). The arch shaped design...

£275.00
Lakai suzani 262 x 163 cms
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Lakai suzani, silk embroidery on green cotton ground. The Lakai Uzbeks moved from Central Asia in the north and settled in the Kunduz area of northern Afghanistan, after the Bolshevik revolution in Russia. (from TRC Leiden). This brightly coloured textile...

£250.00
Silk sari, 576 x 111 cms
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SKU: C324

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Silk embroidered silk sari from NW India, Bengali weavers. This very fine, (and amazingly also hand woven) silk material is economically and subtly decorated with expensive silk yarn. Note the least seen part of the sari has little decoration.  Size:...

£150.00
Uzbek suzani 246 x 172 cms
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Fine new production, in traditional style, of a great and ancient craft. This large suzani s designed as a bed cover or a wall hanging. The embroidery is silk on cotton. There are finer and, of course, priceless, examples in...

£850.00
Turkoman tent band 464 x 8 cms
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An exceptional tent band showing the weaver’s great skill and patience. For a mere functional item, we can barely imagine any equivalence in western culture. The band itself shows a remarkably intricate weaving technique known as warp faced inlay brocade....

£350.00
Kachim Embroidery 153 x 74 cms
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Kachin embroidery, Burma ((Myanmar), late 20th century. Man’s cloth wrap. A fine textile showing a great variety of weaving and embroidery techniques. An exceptionally interesting blog on the tribal people of Myanmar by can be found here Size: 153 x...

£100.00
Vintage Wall Hanging, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand 80 x 22 cms
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Vintage Wall Hanging, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand  Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their family, also learning designs and...

£26.00
Sash, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand 195 x 11 cms
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Sash, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their family, also learning designs and patterns that...

£26.00
Vintage Hmong Hill Tribe Sampler, Thailand 52 X 28 cms
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Vintage Hmong Hill Tribe Sampler, Thailand, Circa 1980 Vintage Hmong Hill Tribe Sampler, Thailand, Circa 1980 This lovely example of vintage paj ntaub (flower cloth) embroidery from the Hmong hill tribes, Thailand, was inspired by their environment. The motifs and...

£48.00
Hmong Hill Tribe Sampler, Thailand 52 X 28 cms
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Vintage Hmong Hill Tribe Sampler, Thailand, Circa 1980 This lovely example of vintage paj ntaub (flower cloth) embroidery from the Hmong hill tribes, Thailand, was inspired by their environment. The motifs and symbols represent everything from nature to architecture, and...

£48.00
Vintage Hmong Hill Tribe Sampler, Thailand 59 x 25 cms
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Vintage Hmong Hill Tribe Sampler, Thailand, Circa 1980 Vintage Hmong Hill Tribe Sampler, Thailand, Circa 1980 This lovely example of vintage paj ntaub (flower cloth) embroidery from the Hmong hill tribes, Thailand, was inspired by their environment. The motifs and...

£48.00
Vintage Costume Fragment, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand 52 x 28 cms
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Vintage Costume Fragment, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand Size: 52 x 28 cms Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their...

£12.00
Vintage Costume Fragment, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand 27 x 15 cms
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Vintage Costume Fragment, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand Size: 27 x 15 cms Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their...

£12.00
Vintage Costume Fragment, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand 27 x 15 cms
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Vintage Costume Fragment, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand Size: 27 x 15 cms Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their...

£12.00
Vintage Costume Fragment, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand 28 x 22 cms
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Vintage Costume Fragment, Hmong Hill Tribe, Thailand. Size: 28 x 22 cms Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as a form of decoration in clothing. Girls learned the art of embroidery from a young age from the female members of their...

£12.00
Hmong Baby Carrier, Sapa, N Vietnam 80 x 60 cms
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Hmong baby carrier, Sapa, N Vietnam A working baby sling made from new and old pieces of Hmong embroidery and velvet ties. Main panel approximately 80 x 60 cms. The ties are each 180cms. Traditional Hmong embroidery was used as...

£200.00
Djoinama, 1st half 20th century. Uzbekistan, 53 x 54 cms
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A small wall hanging, embroidery on cotton ground, representing the prayer niche or ‘mihrab’ associated with prayer in Islam. Namaz means prayer.  It would make a good hanging and we can prepare it for that application.

£15.00
Djoinamaz, 1st half/mid 20th century, 78 x 65cms
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A small wall hanging, embroidery on cotton ground,  representing the prayer niche or ‘mihrab’ associated with prayer in Islam. Namaz means prayer. Once the subject of an exhibition at The Nomads Tent; ‘Textiles of the Southern Silk Route’. Some wear...

£75.00