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Dress

Greek (Trikeri)
19th century


Object Place: Trikeri, Greece

Dimensions

137.5 cm (54 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.764

Medium or Technique

Linen; tabby-woven

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Tabby-woven linen, with cream silk stripes. Cut like a tunic, with slightly flaring skirt, long square sleeves and small round neck, open almost to waist. At neck, shoulders, cuffs and hem, narrow embroidery and lace edging in polychrome silks; also, at cuffs and hem, row of small conventional sprigs. Soiled and stained. Large bluish stains front of sleeves at shoulders. Silks faded.

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund