This costume is typical of one group of the Meadow Mari, called the Shymakshan Mari, who occupy the central portion of the Mari El Autonomous Region. This Costume is very rich in embroidery, and is obviously one worn for festive occasions, the headcovering shows that this is for a married woman.
russian nation formed from two ethnics groups--Slavs and Merja. Presently already impossible define who there is who , this ethnography will show to us.Woman's headdress-inheritance of the Merja modern Merja - a relatives of the russians
Mari kitchen. Cookbook from the Mari El Republic, 1990
beautiful Russian cookbook. Hardcover, published in The Republic of Mari El (Soviet Union) Yoshkar-Ola, 1990, 160 pages, photos Return to my shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/Fieldofwonders?section_id=12553154&ref=shopsection_leftnav_2