Jacket, Corfu Greece, 1880-1980: Short, fitted jackets were fashionable for men and women in 19th century Greece. Embroidering with metal thread is a long tradition in Greece that was profoundly influenced by centuries of Ottoman rule.

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Jacket, Corfu Greece, 1880-1980: Short, fitted jackets were fashionable for men and women in 19th century Greece. Embroidering with metal thread is a long tradition in Greece that was profoundly influenced by centuries of Ottoman rule.

A LADY'S JACKET OF RED VELVET   TUNISIA, 19TH CENTURY   the deep red velvet ground densely embroidered in gilt thread, with knotted cylindrical, coral bead tipped decorative buttons

A LADY'S JACKET OF RED VELVET TUNISIA, 19TH CENTURY the deep red velvet ground densely embroidered in gilt thread, with knotted cylindrical, coral bead tipped decorative buttons

Tunisia | 19th century blouse / jacket; purple velvet embroidered with gold silk thread

Tunisia | 19th century blouse / jacket; purple velvet embroidered with gold silk thread

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Detail of terzidikos (gold tailored) embroidery at the back - Doulamas , women's, sleeved, festive overcoat decorated with terzidikos (gold tailored) embroidery, Kozani Macedonia, Northern Greece

Detail of terzidikos (gold tailored) embroidery at the back - Doulamas , women's, sleeved, festive overcoat decorated with terzidikos (gold tailored) embroidery, Kozani Macedonia, Northern Greece

Syria. Boy short jacket front. Nineteenth century, Damascus. Aida Dalati Collection

Syria. Boy short jacket front. Nineteenth century, Damascus. Aida Dalati Collection

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