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Unfinished dress

Unbleached linen ground embroidered repeat stylized floral motif at hem, cuffs, collar and neckline in black, rust, and cornflower blue wool threads; neck and front placket not cut; hem and cuffs also have open-work design. Condition: Fair/Good, unused but some stains.

Credit Line

Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Hill

Greek Islands (Epirus), mid-19th century

Object Place

Epirus, Greece

Dimensions

139.06 cm (54 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1987.602

Medium or Technique

Linen, Wool; embroidery, open-work

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes