Budacu de sus - Bistriţa-Năsăud

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Man's costume 

White linen straight shirt with yoke (cămaşă cu umeraş), with a band of floral embroidery on the hem, collar and sleeve edges, and a row of white crochet lace on the hem.

Tight summer trousers (izmene) made of cotton or linen fabric

Waist length sheepskin jacket (pieptar), decorated with black embroidery and edged with black velvet round the neck and pocket edges.

Leather belt (chimir) decorated with repousse work

Heavy boots (bocanci)


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Sheepskin jackets

Men's shirts

Men's trousers





Photo taken in Budacu de Sus, Şieuţ valley, July 1991





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