Malu cu Flori, Dâmbovița

Gathered neck linen chemise (cămașă încrețită), with a rectangular strip of black embroidery across the top of the shoulder (altiță), and vertical stripes (râuri) on the front and sleeves. Wrap round skirt (fotă) made of a single width of black woven woollen material, decorated with horizontal strips in gold thread with interleaved motifs in red, blue and green. Narrow woven fabric belt (brâu) and factory made headscarf. Photo taken in Malu cu Flori in Dâmbovița, 1997.

CountryRomania
RegionWallachia
Ethnographic zoneDâmbovița
PlaceMalu cu Flori
Published on 12th February 2018