Romanian hand beaded men shirt from Mures , rare handmade shirt from Transylvania

$149.00

Romanian hand beaded men shirt from Mures , rare handmade shirt from Transylvania

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Traditional Romanian shirt from Transylvania, Mures, handmade more than 50-60 years ago. It is decorated on chest, collar and sleeves with glass beads and the lower part  of the shirt has a beautiful decoration of handmade lace .

The canvas is thin, fine cotton canvas. That's why the front, decorated  with beads is lined. The back is also lined.

It has a special cut, adjusted at the waist. As part of the traditional folk costume, it is worn with a wide belt at the waist. The shape of the shirt is hourglass, narrower in the middle.

Age: over 50-60 years

Measure S-M for women or XS  for men.

Measures:

shoulders 55 cm or 21.65 inches

shoulder length + sleeve: 72 cm or 28.34 inches

chest circumference: 110 cm or 43.3 inches

shirt length: 87 cm or 34.25 inches

Condition : good, with signs of wear. Beads were added where they were missing, the shirt was professionally restored. Due to the weight of the beads and the fine lace  , we recommend washing only manually to protect the fabric. It is clean, ready to wear.

Flaws :

- the shirt is lined in its upper part and the lining have a small reparation . The reparation is only in lining .

- on back there are 2 yellow stains , very pale , not organic stains , most probably some beads or colored thread was bleeding . All flaws are shown in last 6 photos . 

- minor repairs on sleeves and lower part of the shirt , check photos for detail 

- few very well done repairs of the splendid lace . Because of ths lace , which is fine and delicate , we recommend only hand washing of the shirt .

This is a super rare beaded shirt from Transylvania .

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Data sheet

Size
MEN XS
WOMEN M
Fabric
Cotton, linen
Embroidery colour
Multicolored
Embroidery thread
Beads
Age
Vintage
Age Group
adult
Gender
Unisex
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