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Turban. White ribbed silk crown decorated with bands of pleated stiffened gauze; back portion stuffed with cotton. Narrow stiffened ribbed silk brim lined with satin.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 1800–05

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 12.7 x 21.3 x 19.7 cm (5 x 8 3/8 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.1586

Medium or Technique

Ribbed silk with mesh

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes