Vintage Hungarian costume from Gheorhieni, Györgyfalva Transylvania size M
Vintage dated 1960 - 1980 Hungarian costume from Transylvania / Gheorghieni. The ethnic costume consists of 3 pieces: pleated black skirt, apron and hand embroidered shirt.
The blouse is hand stitched with black cotton thread on white commercial cotton fabric. The neck is beautiful made. The hand stitches are displayed on tunic collar, neck, sleeves and cuffs.
Condition: good to very good. With normal traces of the wear for an item of this age. No noticeable stain, no repair.
Very nice costume and rare one in this size.
Approximate measure is M or M/L with the following dimensions for the blouse :
under armpit to under armpit: 75 cm or 29. 5 inches
around neck: 32. 5 cm or 12. 8 inches + the strings
around cuffs: 16. 5 cm or 6. 5 inches + the strings
blouse length: 52 cm or 20. 47 inches
sleeve length measured from the base of the neck, including the cuffs: 62 cm or 24. 4 inches
The measures are taken when the blouse is lying flat.
Condition: good to very good. No noticeable flaw, no repair. The black hand embroidery discolored. It has plenty of material to fit including to XL size but you have to pay attention to neck and cuff dimensions so this is the reason for I say that it will fit to M or M/L size.
The skirt is pleated by hand according to the old traditional techniques. It is made of light black cotton fabric and it is decorated with green ribbon around the lower part. It is very wide and adjustable with strings around waist
Skirt length: 80 cm or 31. 5 inches
Around waist as it is now: 84 - 86 cm or 33 - 34 inches. If you want it smaller, we can make it to fit to you for free.
The apron is made of light cotton: burgundy with white stripes and a green stitch
The apron length is 73 cm or 28. 74 inches
Around waist is 25 cm wide or 9. 9 inches.
- Cotton, linen
- Embroidery colour
- Age Group
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