late 19th century Hungary Materials cut-pile velvet; silk fabric Techniques printed pattern; puckered; - See more at: http://collections.imm.hu/gyujtemeny/noi-diszruha-diszmagyar/12425#sthash.YXbuTBMe.dpuf
Coat Date: 1890–1910 Culture: Albanian Medium: wool, metal, silk Dimensions: Length at CB: 39 in. The flared and fitted shaped of this sleeveless coat is achieved through piecing. The ornate couching includes carefully placed light and dark elements that create an overall shaded effect. The vestigial sleeves may have developed from a folk tradition of draping a coat over the shoulders.