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Dress

Greek (Trikeri)
19th century


Object Place: Trikeri, Greece

Dimensions

126.5 cm (49 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.763

Medium or Technique

Tabby-woven linen

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Tabby-woven linen, with cream silk stripes. Cut like a tunic; small round neck, open to waist; wide square sleeves; skirt flares slightly at hem. Trimmed at hem, collar and cuffs with needlepoint lace of polychrome silk. Hem shows row of conventional sprigs in polychrome silk cross stitch and cuffs show row of birds in same. Linen browned; one large stain front center.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund