Romanian costume , ethnic costume from Transylvania , Banat


Romanian peasant costume from Banat consisting of 3 pieces: dress and pair of traditional aprons.

Museum quality.

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 Antique splendid Romanian traditional costume  from Transylvania, BANAT folkoric region.

The dress is fabulous ! It display hand embroideries on sleeves, on front of the blouse, around the lower hem of the skirt.It is decorated with very old metallic sequins .

The dress is hand stitched  on handmade cotton fabric .

Will fit to sizes L , XL   but check the measurements.

Measurements of the dress:

under armpit to under armpit: 62 cm or 24.4 inches

around waist: 130 cm or 51 inches

length of the dress 120 cm or 47. 24 inches

sleeve length from neck : 65 cm or 25.5 inches

The dress is adjustable around neck .

Age: 80 - 100 years old

Condition: nice vintage condition  traces of the wear. No tear or repair. Flaws : some pale blue stains on the lower part of the dress and some very pale yellow stains on the upper paqrt of the dress  ( check last photos for example ) 

The hand loomed fabric is thick as the denim is.

2. Pair of hand embroidered aprons .The frontal apron is wider than the back apron. They are not identical and this is common to Banat costumes. They are similar, matching aprons.

Black velvet hand stitched with silver and gold thread .

Universal size.

74 cm long ( 29 inches ) 

Condition: good, with no tear or stain, clean.

Age: 50-60  years old.

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Data sheet

Embroidery colour
Cotton, linen
Embroidery thread

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