the mirrors were use to do just that! This very decorative broom was used in the houses of Thrace and norther Greece in general.
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Wow !!! Lovely shot of this beautiful broom Dimitrios :-)
Aw! I won't have the heart to sweep the dust with this beautiful broom !!!
3 Feb 2013 5:25am
@Devi: brooms are to be used! Greetings from Athens
Mmm, very nice - not only can you sweep your home clean but at the same time you sweep the evil out and can check that you look good! Every girl's dream broom. :)
3 Feb 2013 7:25am
@ursulakatariina: and every boy's too! Hi UK
Great picture ! Mmmmm !
3 Feb 2013 7:27am
@Gheorghe: Good day Gheorhe, thanks
Cool photo :) I like it a lot!!
3 Feb 2013 8:40am
@Anna O.: many thanks Anna
Very nice!! Great. NANNE
3 Feb 2013 9:52am
@nanne nicolai: many thanks Nanne
Well designed broom!
3 Feb 2013 9:56am
@eligreg: Hola, thanks
Does it work for Tax Inspectors as well?!
3 Feb 2013 10:05am
@CElliottUK: hahaha maybe!
An interesting, unusual subject! Intriguing design!
3 Feb 2013 10:43am
@Gemma Wiseman: the richness of our culture is hiding in simple everyday things. Greetings with thanks from Athens
3 Feb 2013 12:07pm
3 Feb 2013 1:27pm
@Lalena: many thanks
Fancy broom, very nice!
3 Feb 2013 3:55pm
@Francisco: many thanks
3 Feb 2013 4:32pm
@Lena: thanks Lena
Superbement décoré ce balai, il devait plaire aux ménagères!!! Bonne soirée, amitiés.
3 Feb 2013 5:21pm
@Tede: oh yes it will, many thanks
Great ! I like it !!
3 Feb 2013 6:41pm
A very colorful and decorative broom that you've captured!
3 Feb 2013 8:07pm
@Steven: I like these odd museum objects, especially when they are fun*, thanks
That is beautiful! Very good for wiping away evil...and creative reflection in that tiny mirror!
3 Feb 2013 10:37pm
@Abena: well the mirror does the trick, the evil gets terrified when he/she sees their own image on the mirror!
Greetings with an angelic feeling!
very interesting, dimitrios!!
3 Feb 2013 10:54pm
@curieuzeneuzemosterdpot: many thanks
GREAT!!! Wonderful colors
4 Feb 2013 1:08am
@Anina Botes: heloooooooooooo Anina
That is funny!
4 Feb 2013 11:52pm
@Julie L. Brown: OH YES, and practical too, lol
I don't remember to have seen a decorated broom in the Romanian folklore...but if you say that this is for true....I believe you!
8 Feb 2013 10:31am
@Japanalia: oh yes as you should! After all not all customs are common in our part of the European woods!
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