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Headband

Strip of dark blue velvet, the ends sewn together. Embroidered with gilt yarns and seed pearls in design of a continuous oak branch with pairs of leaves alternating with pairs of acorns. The ends have been cut.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. C. Willard Bigelow

Turkish, 1800–50

Object Place

Turkey

Accession Number

68.37

Medium or Technique

Velvet, embroidered

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes