Finland's folk art

Folk costumes and other traditional clothing, handicraft, art.
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Strict Time by balsamia / Do you know what time it is? - This is from the National Museum in Helsinki. The clocks themselves are Ostrobothnian, from the late 1700s and early 1800s.

Strict Time by balsamia / Do you know what time it is? - This is from the National Museum in Helsinki. The clocks themselves are Ostrobothnian, from the late 1700s and early 1800s.

Rantalakeuden kansallispuku. Folk costume of Rantalakeus.

Rantalakeuden kansallispuku. Folk costume of Rantalakeus.

Knife in man's belt - Southern Oshrobotnians style - Southern Osthrobotnian city Kauhava is famous for the knives. Every summer Kauhava held a knife Festival.

Knife in man's belt - Southern Oshrobotnians style - Southern Osthrobotnian city Kauhava is famous for the knives. Every summer Kauhava held a knife Festival.

Necklace, silver. Worn with the Asikkala folk costume as well as the Lammi folk costume.

Necklace, silver. Worn with the Asikkala folk costume as well as the Lammi folk costume.

Embroidered tykkimyssy.

Embroidered tykkimyssy.

Ingå folkdräkt/Inkoon kansallispuku/Ingå folk costume. Finn-Swedish. Photo: Linda Varoma

Ingå folkdräkt/Inkoon kansallispuku/Ingå folk costume. Finn-Swedish. Photo: Linda Varoma

Bridal chest. 1803.

Bridal chest. 1803.

Tykkimyssy. Silk cap.

Tykkimyssy. Silk cap.

Early 1800s.

Early 1800s.

Jewellery to go with Western Finnish dresses.

Jewellery to go with Western Finnish dresses.

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