Embroidered Linen Blouse | Polissya, Ukraine


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Origin: Ukraine | likely Polissya region
Era: Early 20th century (circa 1910-1930)
Mid-20th century (post 1950)
Condition: good; couple small tears to trim around collar and cuffs; minor age spotting; light wear; suitable for both wear and display
Measurements (with garments laying flat):
   Width: 29″ side to side fully stretched
   Length: 25″
   Sleeves: 28.5″ from collar to cuff
Additional Notes: Traditional woman’s blouse made of homespun linen with hand-embroidered designs on the sleeves, cuffs, and collar. Features delightful handmade buttons on the cuffs and an antique metal button at the collar. Exact place of origin unknown, but appears to be Polissya based on the type of embroidery and colors.

Additional information

Weight 2 lbs

Suitable for wear


Early 20th Century (circa 1910-1930)


Women's clothing