Γιώργος Καραποταμίτης

Γιώργος Καραποταμίτης

Γιώργος Καραποταμίτης
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A late 19th c. Bulgarian apron, from the Vratsa region.  With over 160 Ottoman silver coins stitched along the side, the bottom edges and the front.   Finely woven flat weave with metallic thread;  adorned with gold brocade ribbons & plaited tied chords.

Bulgarian apron, from the Vratsa region. With over 160 Ottoman silver coins stitched along the side, the bottom edges and the front. Finely woven flat weave with metallic thread; adorned with gold brocade ribbons & plaited tied chords.

An ancient Bulgarian tradition - kukeri dancing, said to chase the bad spirits away

An ancient Bulgarian tradition - kukeri dancing confronts negative spirits

The Surva International Festival of Masquerade Games in the village of Pernik, Bulgaria - Terrifyingly the men, known as Kukeri, enter houses in the village, clanging their bells to ward off evil spirits. Held at the beginning of February

The Surva International Festival of Masquerade Games in the village of Pernik, Bulgaria - Terrifyingly the men, known as Kukeri, enter houses in the village, clanging their bells to ward off evil spirits. Held at the beginning of February

Ансамбъл "Странджа" - Бургас / Ensemble Strandja - Burgas, Bulgaria

[♥S] Ensemble Strandja - Burgas, Bulgaria