Decorated leg wraps

Decorated leg wraps (ghetre) worn over shoes or boots (cizme) by călușeri dancers in southern Transylvania. They are made of woollen or knitted wool and decorated with coloured embroidery and rows of bells. Photo taken in village of Gura Râului, Mărginimea Sibiului in April 1988.

CountryRomania
RegionTransylvania
Ethnographic zoneMărginimea Sibiului
PlaceGura Râului
Published on 24th February 2018