Antique Ottoman Afyon Black Velvet Cepken Bolero with Baby Blue Embroider / size 36-38

Antique Ottoman Afyon Black Velvet Cepken Bolero with Baby Blue Embroider / size 36-38

350.00

Beautiful and wearable antique Ottoman black velvet cepken (jehp-ken) bolero jacket.

Mixed-technique embroidery in a design typical of Central Anatolia’s Konya/Afyon. I have several similar pieces avaiable.

This piece has birds, florals, and minarets in couched braiding and other embroidery in orange/gold and pastel colors including a rich baby blue.

Lined in pale tan cotton. Cepken is in excellent condition commensurate with age.

  • Size: approximately 36-38 / small-medium

  • Age: approximately 80-100 years

  • Provenance: Ottoman Turkey

  • Care: Specialty clean only

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