• Handkerchief

Object ID
Object Name
Object Collection
Date Created
February 15, 2013, 1920 – 1940
Lace; Linen
Object Entities
Metevilis, Marina (is related to)
Balafas, Anna (is related to)
Balafas, Constantine (is related to)
Access Points
Object Description
Rounded square linen center. Surrounding the linen is lace. Within the lace there is embroidered flowers and vines. The vines loop and have a wavy design.
Donated by Marina Metevilis. The handkerchief was most likely used by Anna Balafas, circa 1920-1940.
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Handkerchief, February 15, 2013, 1920 – 1940, Marina Textile Collection, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/6519. Accessed 03/26/23.