Object ID
Object Name
16.9875200000 cm. Diameter Since this is a textile, the dimensions may change depending on how it is displayed., Item (Overall)
Cotton Crochet Thread
Object Entities
Papadatos, Coula (is related to)
Access Points
Object Description
Beige crocheted coaster 7 interlocking patterns form a star within an outside circle. It looks like a flower with six petals and a circle on the inside. The designs of the petals and the inside look like loops of thread, with the loop part on the inside, which is then filled with a smaller loop. The outside circle is made of two rows of loops, with the looped part on the inside.
Doilies are generally used as decoration. They can also be used for protecting surfaces or holding flowers together. It is characterized by openwork, which allows the surface beneath to show through.
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Doily, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/5647. Accessed 04/14/21.