Half-long grey pure woolen Afghan chitral - choogha coat (size L-XL) with traditional embroidery (unisex)Regular price €74,50
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 L to XL
- chest: 56 cm - full chest: 112 cm
- shoulder width: 43 cm
- sleeve length: 59 cm
- sleeve width: 15 cm
- total length: 92 cm
Color: dark grey with brown embroidery
This is an artisanal product; minimal deviation in size, color and pattern may occur.
Although we do our very best to provide clear pictures, minimal differences in color may occur.