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Ephemeral Elegance — Greek (possibly Amalia) Folk Costume, ca. Vintage Outfits, Vintage Dresses, Vintage Fashion, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Greek Dress, Image Mode, Ethnic Dress, Period Outfit
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Europe - Greek/Crete, cushion cover, or century

One face of a cushion cover

One face of a cushion cover, probably made from a larger piece cut down. Worked in satin stitch with blue silk yarns on probably a linen and cotton ground. Scrolling floral design includes birds, double-headed eagle, insects, and double-tailed mermaid whose fish tails merge with carnations; scrollwork border along one edge.

Fragment of Pillow Cover or Panel of Bedspread, Greece, Sporades Islands, Skyros, century embroidery: silk on linen tabby gro.

Fragment of Pillow Cover or Panel of Bedspread

Greece, Sporades Islands, Skyros, 19th century, embroidery: silk on linen tabby ground, Overall: 47 x 40.3 cm (18 1/2 x 15 7/8 in.). Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1927.14

Border Place of origin: Greece (made) Cyclades (made) Pholegandros (made) Date: century (made) Artist/Maker: Unknown Materials and Techniques: Linen, embroidered in silks in satin, darning, cross, long-armed cross and chain stitches Folk Embroidery, Embroidery Stitches, Embroidery Patterns, Cross Stitch Patterns, Greek Pattern, Greek Design, Palestinian Embroidery, Textile Jewelry, Vintage Textiles

Border | Unknown | V&A Explore The Collections

Border, linen embroidered in coloured silks, 18th century, Greek Islands, Cyclades

Bridal chemise Greek or century Object Place: Karpathos, Dodecanese, Astypalaia, Greece Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Greek Traditional Dress, Traditional Outfits, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Greek Wedding, Europe Fashion, Antique Clothing, Folk Costume, Textiles
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Bridal chemise

Chemise, forming one part of bridal costume. Polychrome silk yarns on undetermined ground, very full sleeves gathered at shoulders, metallic yarns at top of sleeve along shoulder line. Embroidery on sleeves consists of several narrow vertical rows of leaves and stylized forms, and four repeats of the "Dixos" pattern along inner side; embroider along hem shows ships, animals and human figures. Yellow stain near hem on front of chemise.

Fragment of an embrtoidered bed curtain. From Crete, Ottoman era, or century. Embroidery: silk on linen tabby ground, (Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio).

Fragment of a Bed Curtain

Greece, Crete, 17th-18th century, embroidery: silk on linen tabby ground, Overall: 47 x 36.2 cm (18 1/2 x 14 1/4 in.). Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund 1926.223

embroidered, 1700s, Greek; Sporades, Skyros

Cushion Cover | V&A Explore The Collections

embroidered, 1700s, Greek; Sporades, Skyros

Greek Island Embroidery Silk and Silver thread Sash. Embroidery Patterns Free, Diy Embroidery, Textile Patterns, Textiles, Weaving Loom Diy, Bordado Floral, Greek Design, Fabric Embellishment, Lesage
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Greek Island Embroidery Silk Silver thread Sash.... - It Was A Work of Craft

Greek Island Embroidery Silk Silver thread Sash. Early 18th Century

Bridal costume of Crete island / century / Detail

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Pair of bed curtains Date: century Culture: Greek Islands, Patmos Medium: Silk on linen Dimensions: L. 21 inches x cm) Classification: Textiles-Embroidered

Pair of bed curtains | Greek Islands, Patmos | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Date: 18th century. Culture: Greek Islands, Patmos. Medium: Silk on linen. Dimensions: Overall (64.278.1): L. 87 1/2 x W. 20 3/4 inches (222.3 x 52.7 cm); O...

Greek Islands or century Object Place: Kos, Dodecanese, Greece…

Panels from a bed tent

An Epirus embroidered valance panel, Ottoman - Sotheby's

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Bridal chemise Greek or century Object Place: Karpathos, Dodecanese, Astypalaia, Greece Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Greek Traditional Dress, Traditional Outfits, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Greek Wedding, Europe Fashion, Antique Clothing, Folk Costume, Textiles
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Greek Embroidery ( Mytilene) size: 28 x 71 cm

Greek Embroidery ( Mytilene) size: 28 x 71 cm

Bed tent, embroidery in silks on linen, Greece, century. Museum Number 67 to B,

Bed Tent | Unknown | V&A Explore The Collections

Bed tent, embroidery in silks on linen, Greece, 18th century

Frammento di bordo, Creta sec. XVI. Tela di cotone. Ricamo: punto incrociato allungato, punto erba, punto festone con punto vapore in seta. Fragment of border, Isle of Creta 16th cent. Linen cloth. Embroideries: herringbone stitch, stem stitch, buttonhole stitch with bullion stitch. Ph. @leonardosalvini

Frammento di bordo, Creta sec. XVI. Tela di cotone. Ricamo: punto incrociato allungato, punto erba, punto festone con punto vapore in seta. Fragment of border, Isle of Creta 16th cent. Linen cloth. Embroideries: herringbone stitch, stem stitch, buttonhole stitch with bullion stitch. Ph. @leonardosalvini