A motif from the Macedonian cultural heritage, made of metal, in the forging technique. On a specially made metal plate, the motif is described in Macedonian and English. The motif and metal plate are mounted on a velvet base placed in a glazed wooden frame. The product is packed in a suitable packaging box.
Pafta from Galicnik, Bridal belt, 19th century, Macedonia
1.590 ден – 5.400 ден
Description of Motive
Pafta from Galicnik, Bridal belt, from end of the 19th century, Macedonia.
Buckles are a traditional decorations of the Macedonian women’s folk costume, especially as part of bridal jewelry. It is a heavy metal buckle with accentuated dimensions and specific shapes. The buckle is attached to belt made of fabric.
Local characteristics are most pronounced in decorations of the buckles. The decorations are with geometric and plant motifs, enriched with filigree accessories.
They were made of metals such as bronze, brass and the semi-luxurious specimens were silver-plated or made of silver and gilded, decorated with mother-of-pearls, stained glass or pieces of semi-precious stones.
The village of Galichnik is located on the slopes of Mount Bistra in the Mala Reka area in the center of the Mijacija region in western Macedonia and is widely known for its rich cultural heritage, its authentic architecture and beautiful landscapes.
About the Product
Appropriate gift for a weddings, birthdays, jubilee, celebration, name day, moving into a new home …
Димензија-1 / 13х19см., Димензија-2 / 17х24см., Димензија-3 / 20х29см., Димензија-4 / 25х38см., Димензија-5 / 30х43см.