Old Romanian handmade tunic , traditional long shirt with beads from Transylvania

$129.00

Old Romanian handmade tunic , traditional long shirt with beads from Transylvania 

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Long Romanian shirt, old traditional shirt from Mures area, Transylvania. It is hand-sewn on hand-woven cotton canvas. Decorated with multicolored glass beads on the shoulders, sleeves, neck and chest. It has handmade embroidery with white silk at the hem. The sleeves and hem are decorated with lace.

Dated: 1960-1970

Size XS for men

It can be worn by women as a midi dress and the size for women would be S-M or M

It has the following measurements:

shoulders: 45 cm or 17.71 inches

neck circumference: 33 cm or 13 inches

shoulder + sleeve length (so measured from the base of the neck): 73 cm or 28.74 inches

sleeve circumference 38 cm 15 inches

from shoulder to under arm: 22 cm or 8.66 inches

chest circumference 144 cm or 56.7 inches

hem circumference: 200 cm or 78.7 inches. The shirt has the shape of the letter A.

tunic length: 94 cm or 37 inches

Condition: good, clean, ready to wear. It has a very small repair in the waist, near the side seam. The reparation  is too small to capture it in pictures. The white silk of the embroidery around the hem is missing here and there. This can be seen better in the last 2 pictures.

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Data sheet

Size
MEN XS
Women S-M
Fabric
Flax, Linen
Embroidery colour
White
Embroidery thread
Beads
Silk
Age
Vintage
Age Group
adult
Gender
Unisex
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