Embroidered Linen Shirt | Vazec, Slovakia


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Origin: Slovakia | Liptov region | Vazec village
Era: WWII era (circa 1930-1950)
Condition: good; some stains and scattered spots; small repair at bottom of front opening; suitable for both wear and display
Measurements (with garments laying flat):
   Across front: 24″ side to side
   Length: 28.5″
   Sleeve inseam: 15.5″
Additional Notes: Festive man’s shirt made of homespun linen with dense cross-stitch embroidery on the collar. The shirts of this village are known for having various woven symbols and markings on the sleeves and bodies that seem unusual and out of place to our modern eye, but were an important element of the local style in Vazec.

Additional information

Weight 2 lbs

Suitable for wear


WWII Era (circa 1930-1950)


Men's clothing