An exhibition of Saxon coffers and traditional clothing from Transylvania will be on display at the National History Museum in Bucharest between November 18th and January 18th 2016. The exhibition is a travelling one, coming from Sibiu, where it opened the Night of the Museums event at the Astra museum. More than 50 items are included in the exhibition, which includes coffers as varied as dowry, transport or church ones. Visitors will get the opportunity to hear the story of these coffers and of the contents they carried.

The items included in the exhibition come from several museums in Sibiu county: the Astra Museum, the Brukenthal National Museum, the Medias Museum and the Friedrich Teutsch Culture Center.

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