Costeni, Lăpuș region

Straw hat (pălărie de paie) with narrow brim, decorated with coloured beads and a single feather. White linen straight shirt with yoke (cămașă cu umeraș), with cuffed sleeves. The collar, cuffs and hem are decorated with white embroidery and the hem is edged with a row of white crochet lace. Wide linen trousers (gaci) edged with white embroidery and white cotton fringes on hems. Brown pieptar, edged with black fur and decorated with red and green embroidery. Wide leather belt (chimir). Photo taken at Astra Museum, Sibiu, August 1998 during a fair of traditional crafts.

Ethnographic zoneLăpuș
Published on 12th February 2018