RARE ANTIQUE LATE 19TH CENTURY CHINESE CHEJING WOVEN COIR RAINCOAT. DATING TO THE LATE 19TH CENTURY AND ORIGINATING FROM THE CHEJING PROVINCE OF SOUTHERN CHINA, THIS IS A FINE EXAMPLE OF A WOVEN COIR RAINCOAT. MEASURING APPROX 40 INCHES LONG IT IS APPROX 42 INCHES WIDE AT THE SHOULDER. IN GOOD ANTIQUE CONDITION THERE APPEARS TO BE SOME THINNING ON SOME OF THE VERY OUTER EDGES AS SHOWN AND ALSO HAS SOME BLACK FEATHERS INCLUDED IN THE WEAVE.
THERE ARE NUMEROUS PHOTOGRAPHS AND THESE ARE A TRUE REFLECTION OF THE CONDITION. IT CAME FROM THE ESTATE SALE OF A FAMOUS SCOTTISH COLLECTOR OF ETHNOGRAPHIC ITEMS. Get images that make Supersized seem small. Showcase your items with Auctiva's.This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Other Chinese". The seller is "ray54188" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.