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Girls dancing costume scarf - κασκόλ, στολή, costume, scarf, Plutarch

From the Collection of Plutarch Project Caulfield Junction Victoria

Description
Yellow girl's dancing costume scarf, triangular in shape, silk with gold and silver embroidery around top. Part "D" of a four piece costume.
Size
L 520mm x W 1080mm
Object Registration
TA0003d
Keywords
girl, dancing, costume, scarf, βλαχοπούλα, κασκόλ, greek
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