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Velvet headdress

Black velvet headdress trimmed with silver-coloured glass beads

Provenance

Inherited by Miss Georgiana Welles Sargent (born 1858) of New York City; Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent, to MFA 1949

Credit Line

Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent

French, early 19th century

Accession Number

49.1023

Medium or Technique

Velvet, glass beads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes