Rare Antique Ottoman Woman's Silk Entari, 18th/19th C.
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Middle Eastern: Textiles: Pre 1900: item # 1147276
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|A long woman's coat, made of salmon-colored silk, with woven rows of polychrome flower bouquets. Front and back made of one panel of fabric, therefore the pattern being upside-down at the back. Slitted sleeve ends with embroidery in metal threads and the cuffs lined with additional fabric. Bordered with brocade bands and cream colored cotton lining. For similar entari please look at "Tulips Kaftans and Levni - Imperial Ottoman Costumes and Miniature Albums from Topkapi Palace in Istanbul" edited by Deniz Erduman-Calis: pages 174 and 175. Condition: partially little faded and worn, few stains and unmade seams. Dimension: sleeve to sleeve: 160 cm, 133 cm long.|