Folk costumes

Fischer 2743-2748 | Michel 2891-2896 | Scott 2595-2600 | Year of issue 1983 | People's Republic of Poland

2743
2744
2745
Biskupiec
(Olsztyn area)
Rozbark
(Katowice area)
Warmia-Mazury
(Masurian district)

2746
2747
2748
Cieszyń
Kurpie
(Warsaw area)
Lubsko

Translations

Biskupiański = from the region of Biskupiec.
Rozbarski = from the region of Rozbark.
Warmiłsko-Mazurski = from the region of Warmia-Masuria.
Cieszyłski = from the region of Cieszyń.
Kurpiowski = from the region of Kurpie.
Lubuski = from the region of Lubsko.

Glossary

Biskupiec is a town east of Olsztyn in northeast Poland (Masuria).
Rozbark is now a surburb west of Katowice (Bytom-Rozbark) in south Poland (Silesia).
Warmia-Masuria is a Polish voivodship in northeast Poland with Olsztyn as its capital.
Cieszyń is a Polish-Czech border town west of Bielsko-Biała in south Poland.
Kurpie is the historical region of Ostrołęka County. Ostrołęka lies about 120 km north of Warsaw.
Lubsko is a town southwest of Zielona Góra in west Poland.

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Resources

Biskupiec
Bytom
Warmian-Masurian Voivodship
Cieszyń
Ostrołęka County (Kurpie)
Ostrołęka
Lubsko

Voivodship