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A distinctive region of embroidery art: the Matyo area

FolkArtHungary0 CommentsJuly 17, 2019

The Matyo area is located in the Northern part of Hungary. The region consists of three settlements, Mezökövesd (the centre) and two villages, Szentistván and Tard. The word “Matyo” comes from…

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Mezökövesd – The city of Matyos

FolkArtHungary0 CommentsJune 20, 2019

In the south, at the edge of the Alföld, live the most colorfully dressed Hungarian ethnographic group, the Matyós. Mezökövesd is the centre of Matyóland. The fame of Szentistván and…

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