Domneşti - Argeş

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Silk marama decorated with woven silk motifs and worn with black velvet headband decorated with multi coloured beads.

Chemise with gathered neck (cămaşă încreţită), heavily embroidered with blue wool and silk thread.

Wrap around skirt (fotă) made of a single width of blue woven woollen material, with a wide border richly decorated in gold thread


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Photo taken in village of Domneşti - Argeş in April 1999.



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