Cocktail headband

American
about 1950


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Length: 47 cm (18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2423

Medium or Technique

Cotton velvet; mink; rhinestones; feathers

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Tan colored velvet headband half covered with brown mink. At center long narrow tan/pink dyed and trimmed goose feathers are attached with nine diamond rhinestones.

Provenance

Before 2008, owned by Mary Landrigan Picardi, Cambridge, MA; 2008, gift of her estate to the MFA (Accession date: May 27, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Mary Landrigan Picardi