Ossetia traditional costumes Ossetian people

Traditional costumes of Ossetian people, whose land is presently divided into North Ossetia-Alania and South Ossetia.

Ossetians are an Iranic people who migrated to the Caucasus region after their kingdom (located on Volga) was destroyed by the Huns in 374; they adapted to the Caucasian culture, which can be seen in their national costume and traditions.