Framed stefana. Dark metallic painted rectangular frame will elaborate corners. Elaborate swirled detail projects along top edge of frame. Two thin crowns of branches each on top of an off-white candle that has off-white ribbons tied to both top and bottom. Top ribbons are rather intricate with patterning. Bottom ribbons are solid satin. In between candles is a decorative diamond tiara? necklace? attached to back fabric. Box is lined with off-white/beige lace trim around edges and cloth along bottom and sides.
Used in wedding ceremony of Nicholas C. Bacil (Vacilopoulos) & Sophia Mitsulas (Sparta, Laconia) in Paris, France on 11/06/30.
They were married as follows: 1. Greek Orthodox Church 2. Paris City Hall 3. American Embassy.
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Stefanothiki, November 6, 1930, National Hellenic Museum, https://collections.nationalhellenicmuseum.org/Detail/objects/7921. Accessed 09/27/20.