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Boy's Tsolia Costume ribbed stocking,

From the Collection of Plutarch Project Caulfield Junction Victoria

Description
White linen stocking part of six piece traditional tsolia boy's costume.
Size
Waist W 365mm x L 1100mm
Object Registration
TA0001f
Keywords
boy, costume, stocking, tsolia, 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.
When Made
circa 1990's
Made By
Varvara Karanikolas & husband Costas (Sew maker)
Significance
Historical significance since it was used by Thessaloniki Association in parades and plays
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM