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Story:

With the Treaty of Lausanne, the family of Penelope Papadopoulou, from Bodrum, was separated. A part of the family went to Leros and another part to Kos. The small distance to be covered and her relatively good financial conditions allowed her to carry a significant part of the household and her property. She spoke very warmly of the life in Turkey. It is characteristic that the house she built in Kos was identical to the one she was living in, in Bodrum. According to her granddaughter, Pepi, many among the “exchangeables” tended to idealise their life in Turkey.

Information:

Creator of object:
Place / Country of creation:
Turkey
Year / Era of creation:
1910s (date of purchase)
Provider:
Πέπη Τσουκάτου
Type / Description of object:
Jug
Object route:
Turkey (Bodrum) – Greece (Kos – Athens)
Year / Era of movement:
1924
Reason of movement:
Population exchange – Treaty of Lausanne
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