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Traditional Art of patchwork””   Cotton table ware composed of many patches sewed on plain fabric to make such a scene or geometric design, this art is known in Egypt as Khayameya work

Traditional Art of patchwork”” Cotton table ware composed of many patches sewed on plain fabric to make such a scene or geometric design, this art is known in Egypt as Khayameya work

Africa | Shawl from Asyut, Upper Egypt | ca. 1900 - 1920 | Netted cotton and silver.

Africa | Shawl from Asyut, Upper Egypt | ca. 1900 - 1920 | Netted cotton and silver.

Dress it up bohemian style with a shawl.  1920s Egyptian Asuite Shawl Cream Cotton Net by Bellasoiree, $600.00  Rachel Brice style.

Dress it up bohemian style with a shawl. 1920s Egyptian Asuite Shawl Cream Cotton Net by Bellasoiree, $600.00 Rachel Brice style.

Assuit shawl, 1920s    Assuit cloth is a cotton mesh fabric embroidered with hammered metal pieces. The metal is wrapped around the mesh, and the ends are hammered under to hold the piece in place. (It makes me think of staples.) This type of cloth, produced since biblical times, is named for the Assuit region of Egypt, where it originated.

Assuit shawl, 1920s Assuit cloth is a cotton mesh fabric embroidered with hammered metal pieces. The metal is wrapped around the mesh, and the ends are hammered under to hold the piece in place. (It makes me think of staples.) This type of cloth, produced since biblical times, is named for the Assuit region of Egypt, where it originated.

1920's, 24" wide by 94" long, silver mesh " Egyptian wedding" shawl - Assiut - Assiut - tulle bi telli

1920's, 24" wide by 94" long, silver mesh " Egyptian wedding" shawl - Assiut - Assiut - tulle bi telli

Antique 1920’s shawl of Egyptian assuit fabric with an art deco geometric pattern. Art deco shawl.

Antique 1920’s shawl of Egyptian assuit fabric with an art deco geometric pattern. Art deco shawl.

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