A 19th Century Turkish Ottoman period embroidered kaftan
Height 123cm, width 133cm
This antique kaftans dates from the Ottoman period in Turkey during the 19th Century, and will make an excellent addition to an antique clothing collection as well as a fine gift. Similar examples to these ones are in the Topkapi Palace Museum in Istanbul.
Kaftans in the early 19th Century were designed to be worn over a robe, and were usually open in form. This fine piece comes embroidered with metal thread. The purple kaftan is closed and embroidered in a curved pattern, it has sleeves and will fit a range of sizes.