Object ID
1994.41.9.B
Object Name
Handkerchief
Object Collection
Date Created
February 15, 2013, 1920 – 1940
Material
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.
Origin
Donated by Marina Metevilis. The handkerchief was most likely used by Anna Balafas, circa 1920-1940.
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Citation
Handkerchief, February 15, 2013, 1920 – 1940, Marina Textile Collection, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/6519. Accessed 11/29/20.