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Head-dress

Peasant woman's head-dress. Woolen warp; weft, wool. Peasant woman's head-dressThe design consists of blue, yellow, green, red and white stripes of various width. These pieces are folded three times and fastened to the top of the head and fall over the back of the neck.

Credit Line

Gift of Newton Mackintosh

Italian, 19th century

Accession Number

10.261

Medium or Technique

Wool; tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes