Women's costume from Banat

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Description

Gathered neck linen chemise (cămaşă încreţită).

The underskirt (poale) has a row of co-ordinating embroidery above the hem, and vertical rows of embroidery on the sides.

Front and back aprons (catrinţe) made of a single width of blue woven material with woven strips in gold, silver, pink and blue thread, edged with a narrow row of black lace on the sides and hem.

Narrow woven fabric belt (brâu) woven in pink and brown in diamond patterns.

 

 

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