Antique Romanian veil, cocoon silk veil, raw silk traditional headdress , peasant scarf


Antique dated most probably 70 - 100 years ago, Romanian traditional head dress, scarf. Hand woven with cocoon silk thread, raw silk thread known in Romania as borangic. Fine silk stripes in weave.

Origin: Oltenia / Romania

It is part of the Romanian costume from Oltenia, Muntenia and Moldova and it is worn only by married women

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Size: 260 cm x 43 cm

        102.36 x 17 inches

The scarf / veil  is in fair to good condition with the traces of the wear inherent for an item of this age. Many irregularities in weave due to the age and worn of the veil.

The color is white off, pale beige, ivory.

It is very beautiful striped veil of cocoon silk, raw silk.

cod 5
1 Item

Data sheet

Embroidery colour
Cocoon Silk

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