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COSTUMES

Greece: Thessaly, Magnesia, Trikkeri
Chemise (pokamiso -- woman's)
early 20th century
Plain weave; Embroidered; Lace, needle; Needle weaving
Linen; Silk embroidery; Withdrawn element embroidery
43 x 38 in. (109 cm x 96.5 cm) overall
Collected by Blanche Payne
TC 78.3-67

Keywords:  Edge finish; Decorative seaming; Hand sewn; Floral motifs; Bird motifs; Hand spun appearance; Stitches: cross, eyelets (overcast), four-sided, overcast bars, satin, back, buttonhole, reverse side chain, bullion edge with picot, chained bullion, knotted Cretan join, straight, detached buttonhole, overcast


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