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This is the front of a Russian peasant's cap. A deep band of heavy gold embroidery is mounted with a variegated ribbon of red, pink, blue, white and pale yellow, and lined with a blue, white and red cheched gingham.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Russian,

Dimensions

12 x 23 cm (4 3/4 x 9 1/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .23 x .12

Accession Number

97.463

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes