Violinist from Negrești-Oaș

Violinist: Pitigoi. Straw hat pălărie de paie with narrow brim, decorated with coloured beads and a single feather. Short waist length linen shirt cămașe scurtă decorated with black, blue and maroon woollen embroidery on shoulders, cuffs and and hem. The neck is tied with a black woollen cord with tassels. Traditional wide trousers gaci, each leg being made of at least 2 widths of linen cloth, and decorated with rows of black braid on bottom of legs. Shoulder bag decorated with coloured woollen embroidery and tassels. Heavy black leather boots bocani. Photo taken in Negrești-Oaș, in July 1990

Ethnographic zoneOaș
Published on 15th December 2017