Handwoven silk and typical ethnic embroidery to collar. An interesting maroon, bronze colour with silk sheen. This has been sewn together by machine in a rather homespun way. Wide yellow selvedges were traditional features of these dresses.


The material is very strong, there is some wear to the back which I have photographed and some of seam coming apart at the sleeve, but this can be easily repaired. Cotton inserts to sides of bust.

 

UK size 12-14
US size 8-10
Bust 42''
length 44 ins

Vintage Tekke Turkmen kaftan dress - hand spun silk

£75.00Price
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