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Bridal headdress
Bridal headdress
Date:
19th–early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Cotton, Silk, Embroidery; Applied Glass Beads, Silver, And Carnelian
Dimensions:
90.2 x 57.8 cm (35 1/2 x 22 3/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Asia
Culture/People:
Turkmen, Yomut Tribe
Accession Number:
1998.138
Acquisition Date:
1998-12-10
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, gift of the Embroiderers' Guild, the Textile Arts Council, Mr. ands Mrs. John G. Lewis, and in memory of Pamela Ransom

Exhibition History:

From Three Continents: Textile Acquisitions 1996-2000
Beauty, Power, and Prestige: Textiles and Costume from the Permanent Collection- New DeYoung opening, 10/05

Cotton cap embroidered with silk and ornamented with silver, carnelian, silk tassels and beads

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