Embroidered head dress

Bavaria
19th century


Object Place: Bavaria, Germany

Dimensions

17 x 17 cm (6 11/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.221

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Worn at back of head. Cloth-of silver embroidered with silver sequins and paillettes in floral motif on stiff frame. Extremely narrow (probably machine) lace around face. Lined with printed cotton. Salmon straps.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection