GORGEOUS UZBEK-OTTOMAN SILK EMBROIDERED ROBE CHAPAN COAT A2224


GORGEOUS UZBEK-OTTOMAN SILK EMBROIDERED ROBE CHAPAN COATÂ A2224
Description

Since ancient times one of the most important articles of Uzbek Traditional National clothes was a “Chapan” Robe. The “Chapan” has a very special value in tradition and culture of Uzbek people, and in daily life of people as well. It was and still is very popular among Uzbek folk of any age. All Uzbek people wear "Chapans" on celebrations and grand occasions (birthdays, weddings) . There is a great variety of fabrics, patterns and designs of Uzbek “Chapans”. However each article is a unique sample of Uzbek Traditional Clothes.

This item is Uzbek embroidered in silk robe Chapan. The needle workers applied all their skills and vivid imagination while making this item. It takes quite long time to make such a beautiful robe. There is a little amount of empty space on the field. The silk patterns consist of the elvish large flowers on winding stems and elongated leaves, which are very typical for Ottoman design. The foundation of embroidery is natural cotton of the saturated black color. You need to see this “Chapan” robe in real life to appreciate the rich texture of the silk embroidery.

Size: length-49 in, from one sleeve to another-65 in, chest-53 in. Stitch: chain. Condition: excellent.

Lined with cotton.

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