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Velvet headdress

French
early 19th century


Accession Number

49.1023

Medium or Technique

Velvet, glass beads

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black velvet headdress trimmed with silver-coloured glass beads

Provenance

Inherited by Miss Georgiana Welles Sargent (born 1858) of New York City; Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent, to MFA 1949

Credit Line

Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent