Light blue hand crochete baby jacket. Full length sleeves, the right wider than the left. The neck line is in a squared U-shape but also uneven. The opening of the jacket is off centered and both top corners of the opening has a string tie.
Crocheted and kintted by Theodora Prce herself in the early 1970's. She had left Greece in 1962 for graduate studies in England, after which she worked for a bit in the University of Sydney, and then migrated to America in 1967, to New York and later came to Chicago in 1968. She taught Greek art and Archaeology at the University of Chicago. When she was pregant with her first son she quit teaching and researching and did fulltime preperation for motherhood. This piece was finised before her sons birth.
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Jacket, 1970s, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/7791. Accessed 03/02/21.