Vintage 1940s Embroidered Velvet Palestinian Jacket

Raleigh Vintage

A stunning traditional Bethlehem jacket (taqsireh) - part of a Palestinian bridal trousseau!  Soft black velvet with intricate gold brocade embroidery with hints of pink, green, and blue.  The jacket is cropped with short sleeves and an open front.  It is fully lined.  

    Label:  none
    Fabric:  Velvet      
    Circa:  1940s - 1950s

    BEST FITS:  M/L  (see measurements)

    CONDITION:  Overall excellent.  The jacket shows very light, normal wear, with no specific issues to note.   

  • Shoulders:  16"
    Bust:  up to approximately 39" (open front)   
    Waist:  open   
    Length:  16.5"   
    Sleeve opening:  15"  

  • CARE:
    Hand-wash; line dry.  Contact us if you need more detailed care instructions.

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