Woven Wool Apron | Borshchiv, Ukraine

$170.00

In stock

Description

Origin: Ukraine | Podilia region | Ternopil area | Borshchiv
Era: WWII era (circa 1930-1950)
Condition: very good; suitable for both wear and display
Measurements: 24.5″ wide x 30.5″ long
Additional Notes: Traditional striped wool and cotton apron from the area of Borshchiv of the Podilia region. Woven using multi-colored wool, cotton and metal threads. Borshchiv costumes are some of the most famous of all Ukraine due to their incredible embroidered blouses. This type of apron can be worn either with the regional black wrap skirt or the later pleated velvet skirt. The last photo above shows girls wearing this style of apron.

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
Condition

Suitable for wear

Era

WWII Era (circa 1930-1950)

Gender

Women's clothing

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