Restitution status: Dubiousness is still to be clarified
Categories: Clothing, Clothing / Accessories
Ecru linen cloth, richly embroidered with green and dusky pink cross-stitch (geometric). Long fringes running across the width-ways edges. Eight small tassels running along one length-ways edge, five small tassels along the other, only preserved in fragments. Greece.
Former owner according to museum / collection
Provenance according to museum / collection
Collection of Greek embroidery and wood carvings, Arthur Haberlandt from Athens
The procurement of this object in Athens by Director Arthur Haberlandt and its transport was only made possible by the German Embassy in Athens. However, no documentary evidence exists to prove its provenance or any form of payment. Therefore, this object is to be considered looted/expropriated.