Kaftan made from light gray wool (100%). 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 cuffs, front and the down part of caftan are bordered with brown wool. Fabric has been washed before sewing. Inside stitches are machine, every visible stitches are made by hand. In front of the dress are four, large hand made embroideries made with woolen threads, sized 5 cm x 27 cm. The embroidery is zoomorphic motif from a Type-S sword, Tragde, Halsaa (Norway), X cent. Closing for 8 bronze buttons.
Size: length of kaftan 111 cm, width 58 cm x 2, length of sleeves 61 cm, width of sleeves 14 cm, height of wedges 52 cm.