Woman's headdress

German
19th century


Object Place: Württemberg or Bavaria, Germany

Accession Number

44.216

Medium or Technique

Silk; [No technique given (?)]

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Small black silk crown and flaps surmounted by high plaque ornamented with tinsel, silver wire, gold silk yarns, seed pearls and colored glass. 6 pendant black figured silk ribbons; 4 brown narrow shin straps. Crown stiffened with cardboard.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection