Woman's coat (chyrpy)

Turkmen (Tekke?)
late 19-early 20th century?


Object Place: Bokhara (?), Turkoman, Turkey (Western)

Dimensions

Center back length: 108 cm (42 1/2 in.) (shown on right)

Accession Number

43.492

Medium or Technique

Silk yarns embroidered on silk and wool; lined with printed cotton

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Polychrome silk yarns embroidered on yellow silk in geometric and floral patterns. High standing collar; long tapered false sleeves (“tails”) joined behind by wool piece; flaring skirt with side vents. Condition: very good.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection