- Museum number
A woman's cap. Semi-circular in shape and made from deep red cotton velvet cloth. Decorated on one side with a bouquet of flowers, tied with ribbon. Embroidered in silver-coloured metal-wrapped thread, partly padded, and sequins. A line of framed foliage at edge. Lined with tabby cotton cloth; white and blue stripes on a cream 'ground'. Black elastic chin strap.
- Production date
- 1900-1944 (?)
Length: 18 centimetres (laid flat)
Width: 17 centimetres (laid flat across bottom edge)
- Curator's comments
- See: http://www.euronet.nl/users/sota/handcrafts.html for information about the revival of these embroidery skills [21st January 2008].
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Middle East
- Registration number