1950s Vintage Embroidered Dress Pashtun Afghanistan

by Ellen Flanz, Bozeman Mont on April 5, 2011

Vintage Embroidered Dress 1950s Pashtun (Afghanistan)

Vintage Dresses | Pashtun Dress

Vintage Pashtun Dress

True Bohemian chic. Vintage black 1950s Pashtun dress from the source – the estate of a diplomat who lived in Afghanistan – features embroidery to beat the band, trimmed with bullion ribbon with wonderful patina. Mirrors have true age.  Short zipper at nape of neck with side zipper, as well. This marvelous hand-tinted photograph featuring the former owner with her husband, shows her flair for dressing (other items of Vintage Clothing worn in this portrait are also in the Kakkoii Mono collection and are available for purchase).

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Masuda Younus December 5, 2016 at 11:47 pm

I’m interested in purchasing this pashtoon dress. Can you please provide me measurements and price requested for this dress.
Thank you

Ellen Flanz, Bozeman Mont December 15, 2016 at 9:50 pm

It has sold.

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