Uzbekistani, Early 20th Century – Created in Uzbekistan, this stunning antique textile depicts an alluring assortment of decorative patterns and prints that are arranged in a scrappy patchwork manner. The formal composition is centered on the graphic monochromatic vermillion-colored field, which is embellished with onyx-colored borders and decorative tufts. Ornate rows of tiles and patchwork squares adorned with elegant tassels flank the formal field. The elegant symmetric composition includes a lavish polychromatic header with beveled edges that are linked to a series of geometric compartments that are adorned with detailed strap-work edges, sumptuous fringes and rectilinear appendages. This exquisite antique textile showcases a stunning variety of flattering warm and cool colors and ethnic details that are artfully combined.