Gura Râului, Mărginimea Sibiului

Blouse (ie) made of white cotton, decorated with black embroidery called punctul ‘ciocănele’ which gives the appearance of vertical bands of black braid on the sleeves and front of the blouse. Black front and back aprons (catrințe) made of a single width of black woven material, edged with a narrow row of black lace. Black velvet waistcoat (ilic). Pleated white cotton underskirt (poale). Wide brimmed straw hat (pălărie din paie) decorated with a band of black velvet worn over a black fringed scarf called broboadă.
Photo taken in village of Gura Râului, Mărginimea Sibiului in August 1998

CountryRomania
RegionTransylvania
Ethnographic zoneMărginimea Sibiului
PlaceGura Râului
Published on 18th February 2018, last modified on 19th February 2018