Traditional Greece Silk embroidery on cotton chemise.

Traditional Greece Silk embroidery patterns. Old Greece needle work. traditional fabrics design

Silk embroidery on cotton chemise.

Traditional Greece Silk embroidery, 19th century.

  • 1.4.6. Silk embroidery from the sleeves of women’s chemises.
  • 5. Silk embroidery from the sleeve of a linen chemise, used as a handbag.
  • 7.10.12. Cotton embroidery on the sleeves of a cotton chemise.
  • 8. Silk embroidery on the hem of a cotton chemise.
  • 11. Silk embroidery on the hem of a linen chemise.

Related: Collection of Fabrics

Read more: The Ancient Greek Costume by THOMAS HOPE.

Gallery: “On the history of costumes”. Münchener Bilderbogen (Munich pictures sheets). Published by Braun & Schneider, Munich c.1858 -1898s.

Note:  Two-tone fabric design. Louis-quatorze. France 17th century.

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