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White fascinator with black/white flower

Thick white headband with black and white flower constructed out of woven-straw ribbon on one side. Attached black feathers protrude from the flower. Interior label: "SUZANNE COUTURE MILLINERY" Tag is folded/cut off by sewn on interior ribbon to prevent slippage when worn.

Provenance

2012, sold by Suzanne Couture Millinery, New York, NY to Jean S. Sharf, Chesnut Hill, MA; 2013, gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

American, 2011

Dimensions

Length x width: 15.9 x 17.8 cm (6 1/4 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

2013.220

Medium or Technique

Plaited straw ribbon, feathers, metal headband, synthetic satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes