Object ID
1994.51.B
Object Name
Cumberband
Object Collection
Date Created
1890 – 1920
Material
Cotton; Silk; Wool
Object Entities
Bisioulis, Becky and John (collected by)
Bisioulis, Becky (is related to)
Bisioulis, John (is related to)
Access Points
Object Description
Multi-colored cumberband that is part of a folk costume. The belt has think tan cotton fabric as a base. Embroidered on the fabric is two figure 8's. The stitching is in orange, green, pink, and blue. At the bottom of the belt there is dark green corduroy material. The ties are a red soft material.
Origin
Donated by Becky and John Bisioulis. The cumberband is part of a folk costume that is hand made. The costume is circa 1890-1920.
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Citation
Cumberband, 1890 – 1920, Bisioulis Collection, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/6134. Accessed 10/23/20.