Dignitary coat or Choga - Indes Punjab 19th century For Sale
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Dignitary coat or Choga - Indes Punjab 19th century


Second half of the 19th century India Punjab Male coat of Indian dignitary called Choga and native of the Punjab region (Amristar) from the late nineteenth century. Very fine turquoise pashmina densely embroidered with Zari of cream silk thread representing boteh. Kimono cut with large three quarter sleeves. Fully lined with ivory taffeta. The coat closes in front with three buttons in matching cream trimming and slender boteh. Very fine piping in red taffeta around the coat. Perfect condition of color and conservation. Dimensions: Equivalent french size 40 Male. Front height 126 cm Back height 136 cm Shoulders 36 cm Sleeve 55 cm Collar 16 cm Chest 100 cm Waist 95 cm Exceptional condition of antique textile. Clean, no spots.


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  • Period
    Late 19th Century
  • Condition
  • Condition Details
    Excellent condition and color.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Marked Size
    Equivalent french size 40 Male (EU)
  • Seller Location
    Toulon, FR
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