Woven & Embroidered Wool Skirt | Voronezh, Russia

$750.00

In stock

Description

Origin: Russia | Voronezh region
Era: Early 20th century (circa 1910-1930)
Condition: Very good with minor wear and signs of age; couple small holes in black area; minor spots and small stains; no significant damages to embroidery; suitable for both wear and display
Measurements (with garments laying flat):
   Waist: adjustable with drawstring up to 50″ around
   Length: 32″ long + shortened by 2.5″ at waist that can be let out
Additional Notes: Traditional woman’s woven and embroidered wool skirt. Highly festive variation of the local skirt that would have been worn on formal occasions such as weddings and religious holidays. Shows incredible weaving skill with a beautiful variety of designs and color changes plus stunning embroidery.

Additional information

Weight 3.25 lbs
Condition

Suitable for wear, Suitable for display only

Era

19th Century (pre-1900), Turn of the Century (circa 1890-1910), Early 20th Century (circa 1910-1930), WWII Era (circa 1930-1950), Mid 20th Centuty (post-1950)

Gender

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