Rare and Collectible Antique Uzbekistani Camel or Horse Over, Country of Origin: Uzbekistan, Circa Date: Early 20th Century – This exceptionally unique antique Uzbek textile showcases an exquisite assortment of textures, tassels and decorative touches. The directional composition features a stunning monochromatic magenta-colored field framed by a simplistic celadon border. The unique composition incorporates saturated mulberry-reds, warm golden-yellows, poly-chromatic tassels and elegant embroidered accents. Tiled quadrilateral patches incorporate a rich variety of traditional woven stripes, ikat patterns and needlepoint details. Reminiscent of an angular mihrab, the ornate header features bold perpendicular strap-work pieces and smaller tiled patches that enclose the elaborate center piece, which showcases divided quadrilaterals and needlework embellishments. This exquisite antique Uzbek textile incorporates an outstanding array of colors, patterns and textures that are culturally rich.