Suzani is a type of embroidered and decorative tribal textile made in Uzbekistan and other Central Asian countries. Its name is from the Persian Suzan which means needle. The art of making such textiles rugs in Persia is called Suzankari (needlework). Suzanis were traditionally made by Central Asian brides as part of their dowry, and were presented to the groom on her wedding day. This unique silk suzani rug has over 70 years old, has 100% pure silk finest embroideries. This is a quality handmade rug that has 100% natural materials. Unlike machine made rugs, manufacturing good quality handmade rugs requires special skills and is extremely time consuming. Free delivery on this rug within UK mainland.