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Source:   Hairdressing -- 1800s


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The coquette headdress.

Image ID: 825044

The coquette headdress.


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Image Details

Image Title

:  The coquette headdress.

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 15 x 13 cm. (6 x 5 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "This simple little coiffure consists of a wreath of small roses with the centre space filled up with green leaves. Another row of leaves is on the outside of the roses, and from these leaves depend pearl or crystal drops. The necklace matches the coiffure, and a long garland caught on to the necklace at the back falls over the shoulder." Includes additional text.

Original Source

: From Godey's lady's book. (Philadelphia : [s.n.] 1830-) .

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Hairdressing -- 1800s

Source Description

: 4 folders (127 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC HAIRD-18

Digital ID

: 825044

Record ID

: 706225

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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