Palestinian Embroidered Coat Gifted to Arvella Schuller by Yasser Arafat (1929-2004)
An embroidered Palestinian ‘coat of many colors’ gifted to Mrs. Arvella Schuller, Dr. Robert Schuller’s wife, by former Palestinian political leader Yasser Arafat (1929-2004). This piece is pictured being worn by Schuller with Arafat and the late Dr. Schuller. It features a collarless jewel style neckline, long sleeves, a straight cut open front and a solid black lining. Richly embroidered patterns run in vertical stripes down the sleeves and body of the jacket.
EBTH certifies this item is from the private collection of personal property formerly owned by Dr. Robert H. Schuller.
- jacket: 17" shoulder, 28" length, 24" sleeve, bust 17"
- photograph: 4 × 6″