Embroidered Saye Gosha from Afghanistan
This Saye Gosha from Afghanistan is covered with cross stitch geometric embroidery.
Saye Gosha are used by Central Asian nomads to identify an individual's bedding when its stacked inside the tent. This one is finished with small white beads tied to the ends of coloured threads. Although it was bought in Afghanistan it's attributed to the nomadic Lakai Uzbek tribe.
Saye Gosha can be used as an unusual wallhanging or to decorate the backs of chairs or sofas.
The other piece with floral embroidery is shown on another page.
Dimensions approx W 90 H 50cm.