An ecru pillow sham cover. The sham is designed with a floral cutwork motif pattern in rows of tiny holes. Each hole has white thread running through. The back has a flap over the opening so as to completely inclose a pillow.
A collection of textiles belonging to Vasilios and Alexandra (Muyias) Dervisis. Donated by George W. Dervis. These pillow shams were a gift to the Dervisis' for their wedding, circa 1924.
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Sham, Pillow, March 12, 2013, 1924, Collection of Vasilios and Alexandra (Muyias) Dervisis, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/7856. Accessed 11/29/20.