Object ID
1994.41.10.F
Object Name
Doily
Date Created
1905 – 1915
Measurements
29.3700200000 cm. W x 29.3700200000 cm. L Since this is a textile, the dimensions may change depending on how it is displayed., Item (Overall)
Material
Cotton
Object Entities
Handmade, Anna (created by)
Metevilis, Marina (is related to)
Access Points
Object Description
Cream colored square Doily with crocheted Decorative edge. The edge is a flowery design, where all of the flowers on the outside edge have four petals, while those beside the fabric center have four if it intersects on the side of the doily, and six if it intersects at the corners.
Origin
Doilies are usually used for funiture protection, flower arrangement, and food service and etiquette. They are also decoration.
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Citation
Doily, 1905 – 1915, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/5610. Accessed 11/29/20.