Kaftan made from gray wool (96%). 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 front is bordered with hand made embroidery with woolen threads. Size of embroidery in front 6 cm wide, 92 cm long. The embroidery' motif come from Valsgärde grave 15, Uppsala, Sweden. Kaftan is bordered with blue wool. Fabric has been washed before sewing. Inside stitches are machine, every visible stitches are made by hand. Thick wool. Hand washing only.
Size: length of kaftan 111 cm, width 59 cm x 2, length of sleeves 60 cm, width of sleeves 15 cm, height of wedges 57 cm.