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Overcoat, made of straight pieces and side flares. Ornamented in front by a band of red cloth and 'birnasi' braid, laces made out of white or green wool 'hair'. The 'birnas' is plaited and sewn on by hand, forming wheels at regular intervals. Typical of the costume worn in the 'Padureni' area.

Details

coat (clothing: outerwear)
1957.252xv
Anthropology

1 item (description level: part)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  coat (clothing: outerwear)
object name (local):  overcoat
object name:  coat (clothing: outerwear)

Additional maker information
maker:  Lascus, Leonora
Place
Romania; Europe
Additional place information
made or collected:  Romania 
Date made
1953
Additional date information
1953 

Provenance
donor:  Romanian Government  Undefined - 1957

Use
Worn by both men and women.


Related objects
part of garments; woman's costume (1957.252)
Related places
Romania
Related subjects
object name: coats (clothing: outerwear)

Record created 2000-01-22 by MIGRATION
Record last updated 2017-06-16 by XGVIEWS

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