Embroidered Shirt | Dobra Niva, Slovakia


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Origin: Slovakia | Hont region | Dobra Niva or Pliesovce area
Era: WWII era (circa 1930-1950)
Condition: very good; no stains; suitable for both wear and display
Measurements (with garments laying flat):
   Across front: 23″ side to side
   Length: 28″
   Sleeve inseam: 24″ + 1″ tuck
Additional Notes: Elegant man’s shirt from one of the villages around Dobra Niva or Pliesovce. Men’s shirt in this area of the Hont region share similar characteristics so it is difficult to distinguish the exact village of this example. Cotton ground fabric with a combination of hand and hand-guided machine embroidery. Particularly nice smocking on the cuffs and shoulders. The sleeves have been shortened by about an 1″ with a tuck that can be let back out if desired.

Additional information

Weight 3 lbs

Suitable for wear


WWII Era (circa 1930-1950)


Men's clothing