Early 20th c. woman’s costume from the Zagori villages group. The oldest part of the costume is the sleeveless long coat known as “flokata” with a complicated red cord embroidery. Size Date Early 20th c.
(1. centre) rich Albanian man from Janina; (2. right) rich Albanian woman from Janina; (3. left) child of a Albanian rich family (source: Les Costumes populaires de la Turquie en 1873, Constantinople 1873, plate 18)
Chaussure a pompoms Festive costume from Aghioi Pantes, Thesprotia in Epirus. Worn in several villages of that area up to the northern border of Greece in variations. Size Date Early 20th c. - vue de dos http://www.texmedindigitalibrary.eu/img_db/giv7hmks_2.jpg