Afghanistan embroidery Galerie ArianaGalerie Ariana
A textile from central Afghanistan in cross stitch

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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Central Asian: Textiles: Pre 1980: item # 1170486

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A textile from central Afghanistan in cross stitch

Living in the mountainous regions of central Afghanistan, the women make these embroideries throughout the cold and harsh winters. This textile measures 25 x 27 cm and is in excellent condition. The embroidery technique is cross stitch in silk thread on an apricot cotton linen background. Estimated age: mid to late 20th century.

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