Kaftan made from light gray wool (100%). Shape based on a find from Birka (Sweden), 8th-9th cent. Made of two rectangles and with square-shaped wedges under the armpits and wedges on the sides. The cuffs, front and the down part of caftan are bordered with dar red wool. Fabric has been washed before sewing. Inside stitches are machine, every visible stitches are made by hand. In front of the dress are four, large hand made embroideries made with woolen threads, sized 7 cm x 29 cm. The motif of embroidery comes from detail from Kirk Michael, Ile of Man.
Size: length of kaftan 110 cm, width 59 cm x 2, length of sleeves 61 cm, width of sleeves 14 cm, height of wedges 50 cm.