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Greece: Aegean Islands, Northern Sporades Islands, Skyros
Chemise border (pokamiso -- woman's)
late 19th century
Plain weave; Supplementary weft patterning; Embroidered
35 x 27 in. (88.9 x 68.5 cm) overall
The Blanche Payne Collection, gift of the Museum of History and Industry, Seattle
TC 92.10-194
Keywords: Floral motifs; Bird motifs; Hand sewing; Borders; Stitches: satin, square chain, back, cross, running, overcast

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