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Crown cut in four pie-shaped pieces, wide turned back brim pointed at sides. Ground: crown, white silk taffeta; brim, yellowish green silk taffeta. Design: in each section of crown realistically drawn floral spray against scroll and lattice work motif; brim, four floral sprays each with scroll and...

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Provenance

Lent by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick, February 15, 1943.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

20 cm (7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.312

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes