Antique Asian Works of Art from Ancient East

Beautiful Antique Silk Embroidered Tekke Turkmen Coat

Beautiful Antique Silk Embroidered Tekke Turkmen Coat


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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Central Asian: Textiles: Pre 1920: Item # 1368395

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DESCRIPTION: A silk embroidered woman’s Tekke Turkmen chapan/coat, lavishly embroidered in traditional yellow, white and red designs on a black silk and cotton ground, lined in a red cotton print fabric. Such coats are reserved to wear only on special occasions such as weddings. Excellent condition, Turkmenistan, early 20th c. Please see a similar coat in the last photo for how such coats are worn. DIMENSIONS: 63" across the arms x 45" long (160 x 114 cm).