Size: 6 ½ ″ / 16.5 cm / in deimater and 2 ½ ″ / 6 cm / tall
UZBEKISTAN BOKHARA silk metallic brocade woman’s hat. Bokhara was one of the major trading center on the Silk Road. They build trading centers – like today’s Malls. Many silk and metal mixture fabrics were produced here after Russians invaded by mid-19th century. Chapans/ Robes out of such material were produced in high quality for men and women. Depiction of pomegranates can be noticed here. Used, kept well and survived from those days with its condition. Lining is an old one and made of Russian printed cotton.