Valea Danului, Argeș

Gathered neck linen chemise (cămașă încrețită), with vertical lines of black embroidered motifs on the front and sleeves, and horizontal rows across the top of the shoulder (altiță). The underskirt (poale) has a row of co-ordinating embroidery above the hem.
Black front and back aprons (catrințe) made of a single width of black woven material with woven strips in gold and blue thread, edged with a narrow row of black lace, and a frill of black silk thread on the hem. Photo of lady from Valea Danului, Argeş taken at Astra Museum, Sibiu, August 1998 during a fair of traditional crafts.

CountryRomania
RegionWallachia
Ethnographic zoneArgeș
PlaceValea Danului
Published on 12th February 2018