Friday, July 6, 2012

Bulgarian Lady's Embroidered Coat

From the seller:

Ladies and Gentlemen, we are pleased to offer this week,
a scarce antique c.1880`s ethnic Bulgarian ladies' folk costume dress from the Kjustendil region. Wonderful gold & silver metallic threads and colorful tones embroidery.

Condition: very good for its age with only few holes.

Measures: 44"length; waist 32"circumference (16" seam to seam) 15.5"from shoulder seam to shoulder seam; 20"armpit to armpit

From Me:

The Bulgarian style was very similar to the Turkish still at this point. I just love the embroidery involved in these coats.

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