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Vintage 1960s to 1970s Indian Cotton Maxi Kaftan - Block Print w Unusual Fish + Elephant Motif! Size XS to S

Regular price $138.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $138.00 USD
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•Highlights: lush bishop sleeves; surplice neckline; fitted empire waist; exceptional print!

•Colors: soft butter yellow, wine, charcoal with a FISH and ELEPHANT print! I've never seen that on one of these gowns

•Fabric(s): pure Indian cotton

•Lined: no

•Closures: rear zipper, metal snaps

•Designer/Labels: Indian Imports of Rhode Island, made in India. They were active ca. late 1960s and through the 70s and were an esteemed label of the time for the bohemian set -- Adini was an offshoot of their brand!

All accessories (belts, jewelry, crinolines, pins, etc.) are for style inspiration only unless indicated.


Tagged a XP (extra petite??) but fits about a modern XS or S 

Bust (underarm area measured flat, then doubled) about 35"/taut 26"

Waist about 28"

Hips about 50"/full

Bodice about 13"

Length from shoulder about 51" and has 4" hem

Shoulders about 14 1/2"

Sleeves about 24" and will grip at your wrist


Great vintage shape. Only slight, normal signs of previous use. Cleaned. 50+ years old.


Our pieces are true vintage with a history and a past life, not newly made reproductions. Please be familiar with vintage clothing and read over our shop policies before purchasing. We are happy to answer any questions you might have to help you with online purchasing. 

Return & Refund Policy

Vintage is sold as-is and all sales are final. All vintage garments will show signs of previous wear and use, including deadstock and unworn pieces. We take extra care to note and/or photograph any imperfections we find. You can read our thousands of happy reviews on Etsy and eBay for an idea of the quality and high standards we strive to keep.



All items purchased during our sale ship Feb 5th, 2024. We do not have access to inventory before then, and the sale discounts are to thank you for your patience.


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Items returned to us by your postal service for non-payment of taxes will incur re-shipping costs. If you do not pay to reship in a timely manner (10 days or fewer) your order will be considered abandoned and returned to inventory or donated. 

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