Venditore: tamiahdesignsandsupplies (335) 100%, Luogo in cui si trova l'oggetto: GATESHEAD, Tyne and Wear, Spedizione verso: GB e molti altri paes, Numero oggetto: 122239255769 Condition: Outfit made used authentic traditional techniques, Minor variations in size colour may occur., Style: Batakari, Gender: Men's, Size: See detailed measurements, Main Colour: Ivory, Material: 100% Cotton, Region: Cote d'Ivoire, Brand: Elim African Imports, Country/Region of Manufacture: Côte d’Ivoire, Dettagli: The listing is for a distinctive and beautiful embroidered sleeveless tunic smock top (batakari) imported from Ivory Coast, West Africa. It can be referred to as fugu as well. The batakari is a loose pullover sleeveless smock or tunic worn predominately present in West Africa. It is more and more back in fashion. Dan Batakari are smocks made from woven dan fabric strips (measuring 5 inches wide) which are then hand-stitched or machine sewn together to form the garment. The style originated in the northwestern and northern regions of Ivory Coast are traditionally worn by men although the style is increasingly popular for women as well. It can be worn all year round. There is a wide and varied choice of designs (see other listings here) but they are all unique. This particular tunic is made of handwoven striped traditional fabric patchworked with Ivory plain fabric (heavy calico type) from the Dan people of Western Ivory Coast.an Handwoven Textile. Dan Textile aka Sohga or Za is made by men using vertical looms in the Western mountains of Ivory Coast in the region of Man. Neckline is decorated with several rows of overstitching. We love batakari for its versatility. Stunning everyday, for church, or for festival wear. One size fits most but please read measurements. Size measuring... Shoulders across: 21 inches (54 cms) Bust/chest: 48 inches (122 cms) around Length from back of Neck to Hem: 29 inches (74 cms) Summary: – True To Size – Bodice Embroidery – Pocket To The Center – Lose Fit – Made in Ivory Coast Minor variations in size colour may occur. We are delivering to most parts of the World. We are enrolled into Ebay Worldwide Shipping Programme. Also, please do not hesitate to ask for questions. Thanks for looking Happy purchaseInternational Customers: Shipping is not correctly calculated if more than one item is purchased; you must request an invoice in order to receive lower shipping costs.