European Folk mask. Parau, Romania. Wool yarn with cloth, fur and beans.  A style of traditional Christmas or New Year mask from the area of Transylvania. It is almost flat and has no eye holes, it was to be held by hand in front of the face.

European Folk mask. Parau, Romania. Wool yarn with cloth, fur and beans. A style of traditional Christmas or New Year mask from the area of Transylvania. It is almost flat and has no eye holes, it was to be held by hand in front of the face.

Romanian traditional costume

Romanian traditional costume

Traditional Romanian Mask made to order by AuthenticRomania, $80.00

Traditional Romanian Mask made to order by AuthenticRomania, $80.00

Cloth Folk Mask. Bocovina, Romania. Fabric, hair, and beans. Romanians used masks in rituals concerned with fertility, rainfall, hunting, and for initiations in ancient times. Today they are still used to represent characters from folk mythology at special holidays such as Christmas and New Years, or for an important life events like a wedding or a death. Only men wear them. It is forbidden to say the name of the person under the mask. The maker of this mask is, Albu Ion.

Cloth Folk Mask. Bocovina, Romania. Fabric, hair, and beans. Romanians used masks in rituals concerned with fertility, rainfall, hunting, and for initiations in ancient times. Today they are still used to represent characters from folk mythology at special holidays such as Christmas and New Years, or for an important life events like a wedding or a death. Only men wear them. It is forbidden to say the name of the person under the mask. The maker of this mask is, Albu Ion.

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Romanian traditional mask

Romanian traditional mask

Romanian traditional mask

Romanian traditional mask

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Prince Charles’s guest house from Transylvania.  #Romania #Transylvania #travel #tours #trips #vacation

Prince Charles’s guest house from Transylvania. #Romania #Transylvania #travel #tours #trips #vacation

Romanian Folk Art

Romanian Folk Art

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