Vintage cape or shawl from Waziristan, a Pushtun tribal area on the border of Afghanistan and Pakistan.   This half-moon shaped textile is composed of multicolored cotton embroidery, with some funky details provided by white buttons in the center. Appliqued shapes provide more color and visual interest.   In very good condition, signs of wear consistent with age. Embroidery on cotton with a light and airy handle.

Vintage Waziri Cape - 5' x 8'3

Regular price $375.00 Sale

Vintage cape or shawl from Waziristan, a Pushtun tribal area on the border of Afghanistan and Pakistan. 

This half-moon shaped textile is composed of multicolored cotton embroidery, with some funky details provided by white buttons in the center. Appliqued shapes provide more color and visual interest. 

In very good condition, signs of wear consistent with age. Embroidery on cotton with a light and airy handle. 

 

Size: 5' x 8'3" - 152cm x 251cm

Age: Vintage

Country of Origin: Waziristan 

Type of Textile: Cape or Shawl

Material: Cotton and buttons

Pile Height: Flatwoven

Condition: Very Good

 

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