Antique velvet Hazara dress for women adorned with bedded gold threads.
Type: Wedding Dress
Object Name: Hazara Vollet Wedding Dress
Local name: پیراهن توپخانه
Location: Afghanistan Gaznai Province
Period: 18th/19th century
Measurements: total width 140 cm, length 117 cm, chest width 40 cm and arm length 48 cm
Techniques: Decorated with bedded gold thread
Condition: worked up in several places
The offered Hazara dress is an original and antique, handmade, sometimes very elaborately worked nomad - textiles from Afghanistan. Of course, after years of use in front of the trunks, there are stains, small parts can be missing in the pieces, the embroidery can be damaged or discolored, or need to be touched up.
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