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White fascinator with black/white flower

American
2011
Suzanne Couture Millinery (American, New York, founded in 1985)


Dimensions

Length x width: 15.9 x 17.8 cm (6 1/4 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

2013.220

Medium or Technique

Plaited straw ribbon, feathers, metal headband, synthetic satin

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Thick white headband with black and white flower constructed out of woven-straw ribbon on one side. Attached black feathers protrude from the flower.

Interior label: “SUZANNE COUTURE MILLINERY” Tag is folded/cut off by sewn on interior ribbon to prevent slippage when worn.

Provenance

2012, sold by Suzanne Couture Millinery, New York, NY to Jean S. Sharf, Chesnut Hill, MA; 2013, gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf