Romania Folk Art Costumes. Romanian National Dress Attire. Costume Populare Romanesti. Portul Popular din Romania. Zone etnografice in Romania
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All 112 Styles of Folk Costumes of Romania


Traditional Clothing of
Gypsies who live in
ROMANIA

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Images from the past as shown in
"Dictinarul Enciclopedic Ilustrat" Bucuresti 1931

Rich Gypsy House

Poor Gypsy House

Gypsy Cart




Gypsies in Romania . There are Gypsies (or Rroms) in all counties in România. The first written document mentioning Gypsies in Romania dates from 1385.
  • Gabor Gypsies in Central Transylvania, usually have fair skin, blue eyes, light color (blond) hair. The girl modeling the GABOR outfit is part Romanian, part German, part Hungarian, part Gypsy, part Aromanian, part Bulgarian, part Serbian, part Polish, and part Armenian, 100% American, and 110% beautiful..
  • "Tigani lingurari" or LINGURARI Gypsies. Lingura=spoon. In the past, some Gypsies of this group used to carve wood, making spoons, bowls, milking stools. The outfit you see here belongs to romanianmuseum.com. A similar "Lingurar Gypsy" outfit could be seen at "Muzeul Tãranului Român" in Bucuresti
  • "Tigani cãldãrari" or CALDARARI Gypsies. Cãldare=Cauldron. In the past, some Gypsies of this group used to make cooper cauldrons. The outfit you see here belongs to romanianmuseum.com. A similar "Cãldãrar Gypsy" outfit could be seen at "Muzeul Astra " in Sibiu


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