Long Wool Vest | Mariovo, Macedonia

$350.00

In stock

Description

Origin: Macedonia | Mariovo region
Era: Early 20th century (circa 1910-1930)
Condition: good; faint stains and spotting; suitable for both wear and display
Measurements (with garments laying flat):
   Across front: 16″ between underarms
   Length: 32″ not including fringe
Additional Notes: Traditional woman’s long vest from Mariovo with characteristic orange wool fringe and embroidery. Worn over a long chemise along with other layers of clothing depending on the occasion. White cotton panels are sewn to the wool base in the typical fashion as they were easier to remove, wash and replace than cleaning the wool garment. Embellished with gold metallic embroidery trim and red floral cotton patches on the front and bottom.

Additional information

Weight 3.25 lbs
Condition

Suitable for wear

Era

Early 20th Century (circa 1910-1930)

Gender

Children's clothing, Men's clothing, Women's clothing