legging (clothing: outerwear)

Foot wrap. Oblong shape. Crossed stripe design, with a light coloured stripe at one end (asymmetrically placed), which remains visible on the calf of the leg when the feet are bound. Length: 110 cm; Width: 46 cm.

"Obsolete. Article forming part of peasant costume in the past, used to wrap up the foot inside the untanned leather footwear (opinca).

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