Object ID
1994.41.3.E
Object Name
Bib
Object Collection
Date Created
February 15, 2013, 1927
Material
cotton
Object Entities
Metevilis, Marina (is related to)
Balafas, Constantine (is related to)
Balafas, Anna (is related to)
Balafas, Marina (is related to)
Access Points
Object Description
Square shaped, two layer bib. There is earu silk over cotton triangle shapes. Then there is embroidered butterflies and scalloped edges. The bib fastens with a plastic pearl color button. The cut out for the neck is pretty small, made for small infant.
Origin
Donated by Marina Metevilis. The bib was worn by Marina Balafas during her infancy in 1927. The bib was most likely made by her mother Anna Balafas in Witchita, KS in 1927.
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Citation
Bib, February 15, 2013, 1927, Marina Textile Collection, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/6514. Accessed 08/11/20.