chair darboz



Darboz is an Uzbek word meaning ‘rope-walker’

Chair Darboz is a crapaud chair. The first fully upholstered chair arose in the mid-nineteenth century. Darboz is adjusted to MOMIQ design and is covered with a new kelim fabric Sense from Pedroso & Osorio. at the front. The back of Darboz is covered with a Suzani fabric from Uzbekistan. Suzanis are embroidered pieces of cloth made by women in the region of Central Asia. They are an important part of a girl’s dowry and are also used for decorative purposes in Central Asian households. Kelims and suzanis used to be dyed with natural pigments extracted from, for example, the root of the madder plant, walnuts, indigo plants, pomegranates and sumac berries. The sides of the elbow rests are upholstered with a new fabric Tupai from Lorca.

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