Women's costume from county of Maramureş, zone Maramureş

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Long chemise with yoke (cămaşă cu platcă) and square neck. Sleeves are gathered at the shoulders and wrists, with frills on yoke and shoulders, which are decorated with white embroidery and open work.  There is a narrow row of pink, blue and black embroidery on the cuffs, which matches the patterning on the zgardane.

Striped front and back aprons (zadii) made of a single width of woven wool with horizontal red and black stripes.

A beaded necklace (zgardane) made of several rows of small multicoloured beads threaded onto strings.

 

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