Heavy Wool Coat | West Polissya, Ukraine


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Origin: Ukraine | West Polissya
Era: Early 20th century (circa 1910-1930)
Condition: very good; minor signs of wear and age; suitable for both wear and display
Measurements (with garments laying flat):
   Across shoulders: 22″ between shoulder seams
   Across front: 23″
   Length: 39″
   Sleeve inseam: 21″
Additional Notes: Heavy homespun wool coat from the Polissya region in north western Ukraine. Wool coats such as this were worn during cold weather by both men and women throughout Ukraine and differed slightly in their cut and ornamentation. This example is the color of natural sheep wool and the only decorations are the decorative seams made with linen threads.

Additional information

Weight 8 lbs

Suitable for wear


Early 20th Century (circa 1910-1930)


Men's clothing, Women's clothing