N°06529
Element Folk art of the Matyó, embroidery of a traditional community (Hungary)
Inscribed in 2012 (7.COM) on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
Title as submitted EN: Traditional 'billowing-sleeved' Matyó men's festive shirt. The embroidery pattern was designed by the famous Master of Folk Art, Kisjankó Bori and embroidered with cotton thread by the wearer's mother (Mrs. Erzsébet Tóth Kertész, Master of Folk Art) - made in 1938.