Headpiece

Description:

Headpiece of moderately muted red orange velour. The covered wire bandeau is designed to be worn over head, encircling ears, and has about thirty velour loops accented with eight randomly tied dangling pendants. Each pendant consists of three silver-colored globular beads and three silver oval beads and one larger white opaque globular glass bead at the end of each pendant.

Donor stated that the piece had been worn by the Russian ballet dancer, Anna Pavlova.

Creator(s): Unknown
Creation Date: 1920  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection(s):
Texas Fashion Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 34
Past 30 days: 6
Yesterday: 1
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1920
Coverage:
Date
1920  
Description:

Headpiece of moderately muted red orange velour. The covered wire bandeau is designed to be worn over head, encircling ears, and has about thirty velour loops accented with eight randomly tied dangling pendants. Each pendant consists of three silver-colored globular beads and three silver oval beads and one larger white opaque globular glass bead at the end of each pendant.

Donor stated that the piece had been worn by the Russian ballet dancer, Anna Pavlova.

Physical Description:

Measurements: 9 cm. from front to back; 27 cm. wide from side to side; 23 cm. from top of crown to lowest loop.

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Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
Texas Fashion Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1981.007.001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc39192
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public
Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.