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Woman's headdress

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Small black silk crown and flaps surmounted by high plaque ornamented with tinsel, silver wire, gold silk yarns, seed pearls and colored glass. 6 pendant black figured silk ribbons; 4 brown narrow shin straps. Crown stiffened with cardboard.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

German, 19th century

Object Place

Württemberg or Bavaria, Germany

Accession Number

44.216

Medium or Technique

Silk; [No technique given (?)]

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes