Vintage Central Asian / Afghan Chapan in Embroidered Green Felted Wool
A vintage hand made Central Asian chapan or coat in green felted wool with elaborate embroidery.
Knee length, with geometric borders in red white and gold. Star shaped flowers embroidered in dark red.
Fully lined in lovely quilted cotton floral lining.
Provenance: This kimono is from the collection of a lady who travelled extensively in the Middle and Far East. She journeyed overland through Afghanistan and India on the hippy trail in the 1970s, and returned many times until her death in 2021.
Material: no label - wool
Width under arms: 61cm
Condition: very good, a small mended tear under left arm