Old Romanian peasant dress from Transylvania, antique SIBIU - Valcea dress size L - XL

A genuine hallmark of the shepherds in Carpathian Mountains, in between Sibiu and Valcea counties, the costume of this area has a well defined personality through the black and white contrast which the basic pieces display. The beauty and the elegance of the apparel aroused the admiration of the intelligentsia, who adopted this costume as as a national emblem at the beginning of the 20th century.



The female traditional blouse decorated with " umeras " and " sire "on the sleeve is thought to have originated in this area. This variant has the sleeve ending in " fodra " (flounce) and an ornament with " ciocanele ", black stripes made of black cloth sewn on the blouse.



Beautiful peasant shepherds dress from Valcea - Sibiu area decorated with black hand embroideries and black cloth stripes. The measurements of the dress are:



length: 106 cm or 41. 73 inches.



around chest: 134 cm or 52. 75 inches



around waist: 112 cm or 44 inches



Good armhole size for L size or more.



Size: L - XL



Good condition, clean and nice. It fave an area repaired on the left shoulder, please, check it for details.



The dress age: 1920 - 1960
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