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Toe piece(?) (one of two)

The Balkans
Late 19th to early 20th century


Object Place: The Balkans

Dimensions

16 cm (6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1977.833a

Medium or Technique

Wool; knitted

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knitted wool yarns. Trapezoical toe pieces with geometric pattern in red and yellow with blue and green highlights. Top section has red ground on front, white on back, decorative zig-zag motif with stylized flowers worked in pink, coral, green, blue, red, white embroidered in chain stitch. Good condition: top of b worn on backside.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George L. Kirk