Beautiful Antique Velvet Bindalli Dress Embroidered with Gold Metallic Threads Circa late 1800's-early 1900, a lovely dress encrusted with ornate embroidery, with masses of raised gilt and silver embroidery flower and vines. There are tiny sequins on some of the delicate silk flowers. A lovely design and good quality workmanship

This antique dress came from an elderly couple who lived in Iran and Turkey in the 1950s/1960s. He was a diplomat and she spent her days in the bazaars buying rugs and flat-weaves. She bought the dress near Ankara and it is understood they were made on the Black Sea coast area. They are quite rare now.

UK size 14 to 16

Antique Ottoman Turkish Bindalli dress silk velvet with 'basma' stitch

£985.00Price
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