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Girls dancing costume apron

From the Collection of Plutarch Project Caulfield Junction Victoria

Description
Girl's dancing costume apron, red velvet with embroidery along outside. Red lining. Part "C" of a 4 piece costume.
Size
L 325mm x W 320mm
Object Registration
TA0003c
Keywords
girl, dancing, costume, apron, βλαχοπούλα, ποδιά, greek, plutarch, στολή
Historical information
The full costume used traditionally by girls in the 16th to 19th century AD. In Australia used by Thessaloniki Association “The White Tower” in Greek dances, parades and theatrical performances as a traditional costume.
Significance
Historical significance for the purposes it was used by Thessaloniki Association "The White Tower", in functions, dancing and parades.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM