Lady coat made of thick wool in herringbone pattern (100 %). Wool was hand woven. 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, symmetric front cut. The coat has two wedges, one on each side. The length reaches to the calf. The hem of the neck, cuffs and lower edges of the coat have been bordered with blue, brocade silk 100%. On closing is 9 silver plated buttons.
Size: length of coat 136 cm, width under the armpit 54 cm x 2, width in belt 60 cm x 2, width in hips 67 cm x2, length of sleeves 64 cm, width of sleeves 14 cm. Size of dress is similar for clothes size 44/46.