Woman's belt, pattern woven in pink blue, purple and green, with a yellow and green pattern to either side and stripes along the selvedge. The colour is in the warp threads, and the technique is called 'Navadit' in Romanian. Plaited tassels at the end formed of the loose ends of the warp threads. Worn wound round the waist over the 'fota' skirt.
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