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Lady's dancing costume - Βλαχοπούλα, vlahopoula costume

From the Collection of Plutarch Project Caulfield Junction Victoria

Description
Black and navy blue velvet and silver embroidery panels, button up at the front costume. Part "A" of a four piece costume. Three in possession of Thessaloniki Association
Size
L 1050mm x shoulder width 480mm x Waist 760mm
Attached Files
Object Registration
TA0002a
Keywords
lady's costume, jacket, greek, βλαχοπούλα, στολή
Historical information
Full costume traditionally worn by ladies in country towns of Greece. Recently worn in parades, Greek dances and theatrical performances
When Made
circa 1980's
Made By
Paidiki Hara (Παιδική Χαρά) (Manufacturer of costumes)
Significance
Historical significance for the purposes it was used by Thessaloniki Association in Australia
Inscriptions & Markings
ΠΑΙΔΙΚΗ ΧΑΡΑ
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM