Zmijanje embroidery

Zmijanje embroidery (Serbian: Змијањски вез / Zmijanjski vez) is a specific technique of embroidery practised by the women of villages in the area of Zmijanje on mountain Manjača, near Banja Luka in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Zmijanje embroidery
Zmijanje embroidery in BL store 2.jpg
Zmijanje embroidery in store in Banja Luka
CountryBosnia and Herzegovina
RegionEurope and North America
Inscription history
Inscription2014 (9th session)

In 2014 it was included in the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.[1]

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  1. ^ "UNESCO - Zmijanje embroidery". Retrieved Mar 2, 2020.

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