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Skirt made of six vertical panels seamed together, two of the seams having pink silk bands between the panels, and sewn to plain upper zone of four vertical panels, all plain woven linen. Row of cocks embroidered along the hem in polychrome silks and gilt silver thread in mainly double darning...

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Credit Line

Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Harry A. Hill

Greek (Northern Islands, Northern Sponad), 18th or 19th century

Object Place

Skyros, Northern Islands, Northern Sponades, Greek Islands

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Medium or Technique

Linen; weaving


Textiles and Fashion Arts