Dress from Syria, Qalamoun, III quarter 20th century
This syrian dress from Qalamoun hills is made from red mill cloth and was used as a wedding dress. The idea to make this kind of sleeves is coming from early medival European dresses, but maybe the idea travveld in the opposite directon.
100 % cotton, embroidery by hand, sewed together also by hand
Size around M-L, Lenght 1,30 m, Width breast 1,32 m
Good condition, some small traces of use