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Woman's coif

English
1575–1625


Object Place: England

Dimensions

20 cm (7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.248

Medium or Technique

Silk; Embroidered with colored silks and gold

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Coif with polychrome silks, gilt-silver yarns and spangles embroidered on natural linen ground. Coiling stems with leaves and flowers. Drawstring at base. Faded.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection