Woman's hat

beadwork

Russian
Probably 18th–19th century


Object Place: Russia

Dimensions

15.1 x 15.5 x 24.2 cm (5 15/16 x 6 1/8 x 9 1/2 in.) approximately

Accession Number

43.1840

Medium or Technique

Linen with embroidery in pearls, metal, stones, and paste and silk brocade lining; beadwork

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s hat. Solidly embroidered with gilt-silver bands, seed pearls, beads and colored glass on natural linen ground. Beaded veil at front.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection