Lapuş - Maramureş

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Brown pieptar, edged with black fur and decorated with red embroidery, and insets of small pieces of coloured leather  from the village of Cupşeni, Lapuş, Maramureş,

 

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Photo taken in the village of Cupşeni, on a  Sunday lunchtime in August 1997.

(We had just got lost and driven down a very muddy unmade road, which was marked as going through to the next village on our rather inadequate map).

 

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