Embroidered Headdress Cap | Polomka, Slovakia


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Origin: Slovakia | Horehronie | Polomka or Zavadka nad Hronom village
Era: WWII era (circa 1930-1950)
Condition: fair; minor age spotting; worn areas of embroidery; damage to lace; recommended for display only
Measurements: 14.5″ across x 9″ tall in the front (as shown in the first photo)
Additional Notes: Characteristic embroidered married woman’s cap worn in the villages of Polomka and Zavadka nad Hronom in central Slovakia. Densely embroidered by hand on linen with handmade bobbin lace on the front. The final photo above shows how these caps were worn.

Additional information

Weight .5 lbs

Suitable for display only


WWII Era (circa 1930-1950)


Women's clothing