Mordoma black side pocket or algibeira
Black side pocket or "algibeira" to wear with mordoma or bride costume from Minho. Made from black wool flannel and cotton ribbon and hand embroidered with dark grey glass seed beads (three-cuts shape)
Made in our atelier.
H x W: 25 x 17 cm
|Composition||Black wool flannel and cotton ribbon. Dark grey glass seed beads|
|Size and dimensions||Height: 25 cm Width: 17 cm|
|Care advice||Do not wash. Can be dry cleaned.|
|Other information||The pouch or side pocket - "algibeira" is one of the most iconic item from Minho traditional costume. It almost always takes the shape of a heart, or resembles itself with a woman's shape. It is a small outer pocket, used between the skirt and the apron of the popular costumes. The word "Love" is embroidered very often. Embroidered in wool or cotton treads, with beads and sometimes sequins, they come in the most varied colors.|