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Dark blue silk velvet crown with velvet and black silk twill overlapped bands on sides; velvet band brim; velvet and silk bow at back with depending silk ribbon fringed at end; silk and velvet roses at top back. Black silk lining. Buckram foundation.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French (?), 1865–75

Object Place

France (?)

Dimensions

Overall: 15.2 x 17.8 x 23.5 cm (6 x 7 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

44.224

Medium or Technique

Silk twill and velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes