Object ID
2002.51.5.1
Object Name
Doily
Object Collection
Measurements
18.2575200000 cm. W x 50.6425200000 cm. L Since this is a textile, the dimensions may change depending on how it is displayed., Item (Overall)
Material
cotton
Object Entities
Hahn, Ann Korellis and Elizabeth (collected by)
Koutas, George (is related to)
Koutas, Peggy (is related to)
Hahn, Elizabeth (is related to)
Korellis, Ann (is related to)
Access Points
Object Description
Oblong cotton doily with curved bottom, edged in multicolored crochet. Multicolored embroidery in a floral design that looks like lotus flowers. there is a big blue flower in the middle, with a pink flower to the left and a yellow flower to the right. All of the flowers have brown stems sticking out of them. Green can be along the bottom of the doily in the shape of grass. The crochet edging on the oily is blue, pink, green, purple, and yellow. The stitching attaching the crochet varies from pink to white.
Origin
Doilies are used to protect various surfaces, as well as decoration. They can also be used on the back of upholstered chairs.
Rights and Reproduction
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Citation
Doily, George and Peggy Koutas, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/6249. Accessed 01/23/22.