Restitution status: Dubiousness is still to be clarified
Categories: Clothing, Clothing / Clothing
Unfinished plastron richly embroidered (diamond pattern with meanders) in burgundy, dark brown, dark blue and light brown (probably yellow originally) and gold colored metallic web. A long slit in the middle. Tanagra, 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.