Dark brown pure woolen Afghan chitral - choogha coat (size M) with traditional embroidery (unisex)
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A chitral coat or choogha coat is a traditional Afghan coat. It can be worn by both men or women. It is mostly used inside the house or for a quick task outdoors.
A chitral coat has traditionally no buttons for closing; it is mostly worn hanging open or closed with the waistband. The coat has 2 pockets, similar to a European dressing gown and has partial lining.
This chitral coat is made from tightly woven unkempt (uncombed) pure wool. Unkempt wool feels more rough to the touch, but it keep more warmth in between the fibers. This kind of chitral coat is the most used in and around Afghanistan.
This chitral coat is made by traditional weaving and embroidery techniques. Minor difference in size, color and pattern may occur.
Size: comparable to European size M
chest: 56 cm - full chest: 112 cm
shoulder width: 43 cm
sleeve length: 53 cm
cuff width: 16 cm
total length: 75 cm
Color: chocolate (dark brown) with copper colored embroidery
These items are handmade, minimal deviation in size may occur.
Although we do our very best to provide clear pictures, minimal differences in color may occur.