Artificial orange blossoms

American
1889


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

18 x 8.5 x 5 cm (7 1/16 x 3 3/8 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.848b

Medium or Technique

Silk and metal wire

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Two bunches of artificial flowers made of cloth and wire. In (a) the blossoms are clustered in an eliptical mass, tapering to a point at either end. In (b) they are arranged in a conical mass, with all stem ends at bottom. Condition good. Belonged to Ellen Nichols Wood (Mrs. Harry S. Hall).

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Henry S. Hall, Jr.