Headdress

German (Württemberg or Bavaria)
19th century


Object Place: Württemberg or Bavaria, Germany

Dimensions

Plaque: 20.5 cm (8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1262

Medium or Technique

Silk; Quilted

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s headdress. Small quilted black silk crown and flaps surmounted by semicircular plaque ornamented with tinsel, some gilt-silver wire and colored glass. 6 pendant black moire silk ribbons; brown narrow chin straps; crown stiffened with cardboard.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection