Woman's headdress

beadwork

German
19th century


Object Place: Württemberg or Bavaria, Germany

Accession Number

44.214

Medium or Technique

Silk; Quilting; beadwork

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Small quilted black silk crown and flaps surmounted by high semicircular plaque ornamented with gilt-silver wire, gold tinsel, seed pearls and glass beads. 6 pendant black moire silk ribbons. Crown stiffened with cardboard.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection