Konya-Patsya. Mordva - Erzya. Penza Province. Late 19th - early 20th century.

Konya-Patsya. Mordva - Erzya. Penza Province. Late 19th - early 20th century.

"Konya-Patsya" - is a bride headdress. Bride wore Konya-Patsya till it was not change for married women headgear. This headdress made of red woolen heavy ruffled fabric and decorated with copper pendants and artificial flowers made of thin colored paper.