Woman's coat (munisak)
Center back length:118.11 cm (46 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk; cut-velvet ikat; resist-dyed pile warp
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Woman's coat (chalat). Coat with flared hips and long tapered sleeves, open down entire front; skirt split at sides to just above hemline. Made of ikat velvet in bright, red, green, yellow, blue, violet and white. Lining shows border of glazed silk and cotton (weft) ikat in subdued tones of same colors. All edges trimmed with black, white and blue silks embroidered in herringbone stitch. White taffeta lining cracked, torn.