Kaftan (made) Height: cm, Width: cm bottom hem-line C, velvet, Turkish
A child prince's kaftan, circa Heavy brocade with metal thread (‘kemha’). Uncommon star pattern (Mühr-ü Süleyman / Solomon’s seal).
Date- 1600 Geographic location- Istanbul or Bursa, Turkey Culture- Ottoman Museum held- V&A Techniques- brocaded silk: woven silk and metal wrapped thread Motifs- staggered red medallions, roundels
Kaftan Place of origin: Bursa (city), Turkey Date:ca. 1590 (made) Materials and Techniques: Woven silk; weft made by silk and gilt metal thread, silk warp; lampas weave with satin ground and weft-faced twill pattern V & A Museum number: