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STARINNA GALLERY, OLD TOWN-PLOVDIV, BULGARIA

STARINNA GALLERY, OLD TOWN-PLOVDIV, BULGARIA

7/9/2003 12:00:00 AM

"STARINNA" GALLERY
2, January Str.
Old Town - Plovdiv
BULGARIA
The Trust of Arts & Crafts Masters.
Starinna galery offers products rom the masters of arts and crafts. Here you will find information and purchase authentic Bulgarian handmade traditional articles.
- wood carvings
- musical instruments
- wrought metals
- textile weavings
The articles here are each as unique as the individual craftsmen who created them. Never are any two identical. There are information about the work of the craft masters in their own ateliers in Plovdiv and the region.
A consulting expert: Mrs. Nikolina Gerova

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