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Embroidered head dress

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Worn at back of head. Cloth-of silver embroidered with silver sequins and paillettes in floral motif on stiff frame. Extremely narrow (probably machine) lace around face. Lined with printed cotton. Salmon straps.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Bavaria, 19th century

Object Place

Bavaria, Germany

Dimensions

17 x 17 cm (6 11/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.221

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silver

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes