Village dance group at Valea Stejarului, Maramureș

Small straw hat (clop) decorated with rows of small multi-coloured beads. Short white linen shirt (cămașă scurtă) with no collar, and sleeves were open at the wrists.
Wide linen trousers (gaci). Sheepskin pieptar edged with appliqué leather decoration and decorated with embroidery in red, blue and green wool and inset with small pieces of mirrors and studs. Very wide leather belts (chimir). Heavy black leather boots (bocani). Photo taken of folklore group at Valea Stejaralui, in July 1990.

CountryRomania
RegionTransylvania
Ethnographic zoneMaramureș
PlaceValea Stejarului
Published on 12th February 2018