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Headband

Turkish
1800–50


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

68.37

Medium or Technique

Velvet, embroidered

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Strip of dark blue velvet, the ends sewn together. Embroidered with gilt yarns and seed pearls in design of a continuous oak branch with pairs of leaves alternating with pairs of acorns. The ends have been cut.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. C. Willard Bigelow