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Dress

Greek (Corinth, Argos)
19th century


Object Place: Argos, Corinth, Greece

Dimensions

128 cm (50 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.621

Medium or Technique

Tabby-woven cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Heavy tabby-woven cotton, cut like a tunic, with small round neck and long square sleeves. Embroidered along hem and cuffs, and two bands down front, in geometric and conventional floral patterns, with red, green, blue and black wools in darning, tent, stem and other stitches. Crocheted wool trimming at hem and cuffs. A number of brown stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ivan Hekimian