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Zubun - female garment

Title: Zubun - female garment
Location/Region: Rabrovo, Braničevo
Chrolonology: 1900 - 2000
Museum: Etnographic Museum in Belgrade
Country: Serbia
Culture: Serbian, Orthodox, rural
Material: Heavy cloth
Dimensions: L 113 cm, W 180 cm
Production Technique: Tailors work


Made of white heavy cloth, without sleeves, open in the front. From the waist down extended with toggles which are bandaged and sewn one towards another. Richly decorated with pieces of mostly red and black cloth. Ornaments are in form of circles, hooks and stylized flowers. Along the edges decorated with green woolen cord. It was worn by women in special occasions.