Costeni - Lăpuş

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Straw hat (pălărie de paie) with narrow brim, decorated with coloured beads and a single feather.

White linen straight shirt with yoke (cămaşă cu umeraş), with cuffed sleeves. The collar, cuffs and hem are decorated with white embroidery and the hem is edged with a row of white crochet lace.

Wide linen trousers (gaci) edged with white embroidery and white cotton fringes on hems.

Brown pieptar, edged with black fur and decorated with red and green embroidery.

Wide leather belt (chimir)




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Photo of pipe maker from Costeni, Lăpuş, taken at Astra Museum, Sibiu, August 1998 during a fair of traditional crafts.





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