Greek (Northern Sporades possibly Skyros)
Object Place: Greek Islands, Northern Sporades, possibly Skyro, Greece
160 x 51.5 cm (63 x 20 1/4 in.)
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Woman’s blouse of white silk crepe with gold and silver metal thread embroidery and sequins. Round neckline with deep slit edged in lace and bordered with a trailing floral design. Wide sleeves edged with metal thread lace and sequins; sleeve border design is repeated bird on flowering branch. Right upper sleeve has floral embroidery design drawn on, with only a small section embroidered. Back and section below waist - cotton.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection