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Woman's headdress

Creme colored velvet headband with loops. Embellished with pearls and gold colored beads.


By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

English, late 1930s


Interior: 29 cm (11 7/16 in.) Measurement taken of the interior dimension of the headband, where it would fit on the head.

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Medium or Technique

Velvet and wire beaded


Textiles and Fashion Arts