Traditional Collectable Goldwork Goldhaube Headdress Bonnet: C19th Austria
A rare and wonderful traditional “goldhaube” hand embroidered gold-work and metal sequinned headdress.
Wired and lined in yellow silk with the original cinnamon coloured silk ribbon trim.
Part of the folk costume worn by woman from Austria and Southern Germany during the 18th and 19th centuries.
Please see the images included of 19th century paintings showing this type of traditional headdress.
31 cm across