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Headdress of silver tinsel

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Minute crown with quilted lining and flaps, terminating in semicircular ornamented plaque supported by wire; tied under chin with broad black ribbon; broad and long, black figured satin ribbon streamers pendent at back.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge in memory of Delia Spencer Field

German (Württemberg or Bavaria), 19th century

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Tinsel, satin, ribbon; quilted


Textiles and Fashion Arts