Object ID
Object Name
25.87752 cm. W x 26.8300200000 cm. L Since this is a textile, the dimensions may change depending on how it is displayed., Item (Overall)
Object Entities
Bartzis, Elenie (is related to)
Access Points
Object Description
White linen napkin. There is a design embroidered in white on one of the corners. It looks like a diamond split in half with curls on either side of the split and a circle on top of the diamond. Along the edge, there are small areas cut out to give the napkin a dashed border.
Napkins were often used as a part of a dowry or when serving tea. Napkins were used in ancient Roman times.
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Napkin, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/5785. Accessed 02/27/24.