Malu cu Flori - Dâmboviţa

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Gathered neck linen chemise (cămaşă încreţită), with a rectangular strip of black embroidery across the top of the shoulder (altiţă), and vertical stripes (râuri) on the front and sleeves.

Wrap round skirt (fotă) made of a single width of black woven woollen material, decorated with horizontal strips in gold thread with interleaved motifs in red, blue and green..

Narrow woven fabric belt (brâu)

Factory made headscarf  




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Photo taken in Malu cu Flori in Dâmboviţa, 1997



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