National Costume Archive


Collection: Women's Costumes
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Vintage: 1970's
Weaver: Anastazija Tamošaitienė Colours:blue, red, cream
Photographer:Aldona Rygelis
This costume was woven by Anastazija Tamošaitienė in the 1970’s.  The patterns are complex with dominant colours of blue, red and cream.  Unusual elements include elaborate metal clasps on the bodice hand hammered by Antanas Tamošaitis.  The costume had all elements available to be photographed.