Antique embroidery from Greece http://kento.gallery.ru/

Antique embroidery from Greece http://kento.gallery.ru/

Eλλήνων Παράδοση: Τσεβρέδες: Αστικά κεντήματα της Κύπρου

Eλλήνων Παράδοση: Τσεβρέδες: Αστικά κεντήματα της Κύπρου

Fragment  Date: 18th century  Culture: Greek Islands  Medium: Silk on linen  Dimensions: L. 4 3/8 x W. 7 1/2 inches (11.1 x 19.1 cm)  Classification: Textiles-Embroidered  Accession Number: 09.50.1387

Fragment Date: 18th century Culture: Greek Islands Medium: Silk on linen Dimensions: L. 4 3/8 x W. 7 1/2 inches (11.1 x 19.1 cm) Classification: Textiles-Embroidered Accession Number: 09.50.1387

Antique Greek Island Embroidery Silk & Silver thread Sash Early 18th

Antique Greek Island Embroidery Silk & Silver thread Sash Early 18th

Eλλήνων Παράδοση: Τσεβρέδες: Αστικά κεντήματα της Κύπρου

Eλλήνων Παράδοση: Τσεβρέδες: Αστικά κεντήματα της Κύπρου

Burgundy and ivory embroidered waistcoat, probably Attica, Greece, late 19th century

Burgundy and ivory embroidered waistcoat, probably Attica, Greece, late 19th century

Cockerel.  Greek embroidery from the Island of Skyros.  19th century.

Cockerel. Greek embroidery from the Island of Skyros. 19th century.

Chemise of newly-married women from Fylakto in Evros( detail) of the decoration at the border: embroidered joint at the vertical seam and lozenge-shaped motifs (gonata, daoulia) embroidered with fouskoperassia

Chemise of newly-married women from Fylakto in Evros( detail) of the decoration at the border: embroidered joint at the vertical seam and lozenge-shaped motifs (gonata, daoulia) embroidered with fouskoperassia

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