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Headdress

Triangular white linen. Sewed to one side is a piece of blue silk which is embroidered with a design of geometrical and conventional floral forms worked with white and black silk. On the edge of this is a deep flounce of two pieces of white lace sewed together. The threads of the mesh are...

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Provenance

Lent by Mrs. T. O. Richardson, July 2, 1913

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson

German,

Accession Number

25.218

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk; bobbin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes