Danube Virtual Museum

Vest

Title: Vest
Location/Region: Subotica
Chrolonology: 1900 - 2000
Museum: Etnographic Museum in Belgrade
Country: Serbia
Culture: Bunjevci, Catholic, rural
Material: Satin, cotton
Dimensions: L 53 cm
Production Technique: Craftsmanship

Description

Made of black satin, lined with striped cotton fabric. Tailored from the back and two front parts. At the bottom of the back there is a triangular cut above which a short strap with a buckle is tied. Lappets are tailored obliquely. On the chests there is a stitching that imitates the lapels. On the sides there are two horizontal pockets and on the left side there is also a small upper pocket. On the left side one row of the holes is open, and there are two of them on the right side. The entire surface of the front of the vest is decorated with floral gold embroidery.