Wall Hanging

Object ID
Object Name
Wall Hanging
Object Collection
BARBATSULY (is part of)
Date Created
1910 – 1918
Alternative Name
Object Entities
Goulougina, Katina (created by)
Object Description
Rectangle - greenish grey velvet with gold satin stitch (Anevata) with gold sequin design. The embroidery here is typical of liturgical robes - gold thread is wound around a hard flat piece cut to the desired pattern. Then attach it to the velvet. This technique is called couching. Red cording decorates the edge of the piece,
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Wall Hanging, 1910 – 1918, BARBATSULY, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/6928. Accessed 04/19/24.