Object ID
1994.12.9
Object Name
Blanket
Object Collection
Measurements
166.0525000000 cm. W x 193.9925000000 cm. L Since this is a textile, the dimensions may change depending on how it is displayed., Item (Overall)
Material
Wool
Object Entities
Pangere, Artemis (is related to)
Access Points
Object Description
Green and white loom woven with red crochet border. The blanket has a design that consists of ovals pointing toward each other with an X in the middle, which serves as the corner for the squares whose sides are composed of ovals. In the middle of the square, there is a smaller solid green square, with even smaller green squares coming off of the corners. The red crocheted border is scalloped and made of yarn.
Origin
Blankets like this could have been used as a part of a woman's prika, or dowry.
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Citation
Blanket, Mrs. Pangere's Collection, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/5742. Accessed 11/23/20.