Romanian folk costume has remained relatively unchanged and continues to be worn for festival occasions. The basic model for women consists of an embroidered blouse and skirt, belt, head scarf, and often a vest or jacket.

Romanian folk costume has remained relatively unchanged and continues to be worn for festival occasions. The basic model for women consists of an embroidered blouse and skirt, belt, head scarf, and often a vest or jacket.

#Romanian Ensemble at the @Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York  Date: 1800–1939   Culture: Romanian   Medium: linen, wool   Credit Line: Gift of Miss Irene Lewisohn and Alice Lewisohn Crowley, 1939

#Romanian Ensemble at the @Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Date: 1800–1939 Culture: Romanian Medium: linen, wool Credit Line: Gift of Miss Irene Lewisohn and Alice Lewisohn Crowley, 1939

Ensemble  Date: 1800–1945 Culture: Ukrainian

Ensemble Date: 1800–1945 Culture: Ukrainian

Traditional Romanian Folk Costume from Southern Romania, an area called Muscel, county of Arges.

Traditional Romanian Folk Costume from Southern Romania, an area called Muscel, county of Arges.

Ensemble Date: 19th century Culture: Romanian Medium: wool, cotton

Ensemble Date: 19th century Culture: Romanian Medium: wool, cotton

Romanian ensemble Date: 19th century Culture: Romanian Medium: wool, cotton Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 18 in. (45.7 cm) (b) Length at CB: 31 in. (78.7 cm) (c) Length: 144 in. (365.8 cm) (d) Length: 72 in. (182.9 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Everett Tutchings, 1947 Accession Number: C.I.47.3.4a–d

Romanian ensemble Date: 19th century Culture: Romanian Medium: wool, cotton Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 18 in. (45.7 cm) (b) Length at CB: 31 in. (78.7 cm) (c) Length: 144 in. (365.8 cm) (d) Length: 72 in. (182.9 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Everett Tutchings, 1947 Accession Number: C.I.47.3.4a–d

Bulgaria,Banat mountain region  Women folk costume from Banat  mountain region, linen shirt and skirt with floral motives, sewed with silk, velvet apron, sewed with silk and tinsel.

Bulgaria,Banat mountain region Women folk costume from Banat mountain region, linen shirt and skirt with floral motives, sewed with silk, velvet apron, sewed with silk and tinsel.

Romanian folk costume

Romanian folk costume

"The Magic Doll of Roumania", illustrated by Maud and Miska Petersham

"The Magic Doll of Roumania", illustrated by Maud and Miska Petersham

Coat Date: 1900 Culture: Romanian Medium: leather Dimensions: Length at CB: 40 1/4 in. (102.2 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Susan Kessel Kopp, 1995 Accession Number: 1995.452

Coat Date: 1900 Culture: Romanian Medium: leather Dimensions: Length at CB: 40 1/4 in. (102.2 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Susan Kessel Kopp, 1995 Accession Number: 1995.452

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