Woman's Headdress Central Provinces Russia. 19th century Brocade, galloon, mother-of-pearl, imitation pearls and glass; embroidered. 40x40 cm Source of Entry: State Museum of Ethnography of the Peoples of the USSR, Leningrad (formerly in the collection of I.A. Galnbek). 1941
Кичка-шишак с понизью. Женский головной убор замужней женщины предполагал полное "покрытие" головы. В Центральных районах России были треугольные, кокошники, напоминавшие полумесяц, на севере - однорогий конус "шишак"
Coruna, a festive headdress of an unmarried girl from central provinces, Russia. Beads, pearls, semi-precious stones; embroidery. 19th century. The photo was made in a restoration workshop. #Russian #folk #costume
An emerald and diamond tiara in a fitted case by Marzo. The central square-cut emerald set amidst a tapering openwork panelof scrolling foliate motifs, mounted atop a band set with six graduated cut-cornered step-cut emeralds interspersed with openwork panels with knife-edge set diamond collets, the piece set throughout with old and rose-cut diamond. Circa 1915. This tiara has been in the private ownership of a Spanish aristocratic family.