Greek Embroidery and the Making of Heritage

Cheryl Simpson


Includes images: 'the harbor of Kalamata', 1911. 'large nude', 1925.


Textiles have been a part of Greek heritage since ancient times. They feature in myth, legend, and every day life. But what heritage meaning do kendimata hold today, especially for the many women who have kept kendimata collections made by family and friends?

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