Safavid silk jacket

Safavid silk jacket. Silk jacket, Safavid Period, 16th century A.D.,Persia Kept in The Armoury (Oruzheynaya Palata), Russia.
A caftan (from Persian خفتان xaftân) is a front-buttoned coat or overdress, usually reaching to the ankles, with long sleeves. It can be made of wool, cashmere, silk, or cotton. It may be worn with a sash. It is also commonly known as Khalat in Iran.


Meet Iranian Singles

Iranian Singles

Recipient Of The Serena Shim Award

Serena Shim Award
Meet your Persian Love Today!
Meet your Persian Love Today!