Object ID
Object Name
Object Collection
Date Created
February 18, 2013, 1880 – 1930
Cotton; Silk
Object Entities
Metevilis, Marina (is related to)
Object Description
A handmade maroon and beige petticoat. The beige is the top half, and there are two shades of beige that make up the top. There is a tie string around the waist line. The maroon is the bottom half. It is a two valace petticoat.
Donated by Marina Metevilis. The handmade petticoat was handmade in Greece, most likely by her grandmother Anna Balafas.
Rights and Reproduction
The content on this site is made available for research and education purposes only. The use of these materials may be restricted by law or the donor.

Any other use, such as exhibition, publication, or commercial use, is not allowed except by written permission in accordance with the NHM Image Rights and Reproduction Policy.

For questions on image rights and reproduction, please contact nhmcollections@hellenicmuseum.org
Petticoat, February 18, 2013, 1880 – 1930, Marina Textile Collection, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/6508. Accessed 08/09/20.