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Kaftan Dress

Style Period

1970s

Description

Floor-length long-sleeved brown kaftan covered in floral and paisley embroidery. There is floral/ paisley embroidery along the the hem of he dress going up the sides of the legs, along the arms and beginning at the neckline and cascading down in a "V" shape. In addition, there is a high rounded neckline and a centre-front button closure beginning at the neckline and going down to the stomach.

Tags

main dress
day dress
women's
brown
yellow
white
green
floral
paisley
cotton
embroidery

Donor

anonymous

Accession Number

2-970-11-07755