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Boy's Costume beanie - σκούφο

From the Collection of Plutarch Project Caulfield Junction Victoria

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.
cap diameter 245mm x tassel L 700mm
Object Registration
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
Made By
Varvara Karanikolas & husband Costas (Sew maker)
Historical significance used as part of traditional functions by Thessaloniki Association
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:11AM