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Boy's Costume beanie - σκούφο

From the Collection of Plutarch Project Caulfield Junction Victoria

Description
Red woollen beanie with black tassel part of the traditional tsolia costume, with tassel stitched to the top of the beanie. Part "E" of a 6 piece costume.
Size
cap diameter 245mm x tassel L 700mm
Object Registration
TA0001e
Keywords
cap, beanie, σκούφο, σκούφος, φούντα, tsolia, costume, στολή
Historical information
The full costume used traditionally by soldiers in the 16th to 19th century AD. Recently used in parades and plays as a traditional costume. Beanie is an integral part of the costume
When Made
1990's
Made By
Varvara Karanikolas & husband Costas (Sew maker)
Significance
Historical significance used as part of traditional functions by Thessaloniki Association
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:11AM