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Yellow fascinator with feathers

American
2012
Retailed by Suzanne Couture Millinery (American, New York, founded in 1985)


Dimensions

Length x width: 21.6 x 16.5 cm (8 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2013.219

Medium or Technique

Plaited straw ribbon, feathers and metal headband covered in silk plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Thin black headband with attached yellow plaited straw ribbon on one side. White feathers stick out at overlapping points in the yellow ribbon.

Interior label: “SUZANNE COUTURE MILLERY 700 MADISON AVENUE NEW YORK”

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