gilet - foulard ceinturé - entari - Woman’s costume from Kythira, one of the Ionian islands. A typical combination of European and older local costume items like the “zipouni” a sleeved velvet or felt jacket. Size Lenght Date Early c.
Tentatively dated from around the three women in this cabinet portrait have been identified as Efrosini Venardos Chlentzos and her daughters Kyrani and Maria, from the small village of Christoforianika on the island of Kythera.
The video above describes the traditional male and female costume of the island of Skiathos. Also includes an excerpt of traditional dance Skiathan Kamara. The video above was created by Joanna Giakoumatou 2010 for the Association of Women Skiathos.