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Object Detail

A black velvet hair ornament that is shaped with three points, has a hole in the centre for putting hair through and an elastic chin strap. Two layers of different types of lace lie beneath the velvet. There are three small pink fabric roses, jet bead edging and rouched taffeta decorating the head piece.
Production Date
Circa 1870-Circa 1875
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