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Object ID
2001.31.23.A
Object Name
Doily
Measurements
28.4175200000 cm. W x 41.1175200000 cm. L Since this is a textile, the dimensions may change depending on how it is displayed., Item (Overall)
Material
Cotton Crochet Thread
Object Entities
Papadatos, Coula (is related to)
Access Points
Object Description
Rectangular doily with repetitive patterns of geometric design. There are 24 open designs. It is light brown in color. There are two alternating designs, both in the shape of diamonds. One design is a gridlike design while the other is a starburst design.
Origin
Doilies are used for decoration or for protecting furniture. They are characterized by their openwork, which lets one see the surface below them.
Rights and Reproduction
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Citation
Doily, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/5643. Accessed 04/18/21.