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  • Date:

    mid 20th century

  • Artist/Maker:

    Skillen, Hugh (Costumier)

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pearl coronet worn in an unidentified production. Small two tiered coronet of black wire and jet spines each topped with small pearls. At the base is a double row of smoked pearls. To either side two triangular wire projections to fix coronet to hair.


mid 20th century


Skillen, Hugh (Costumier)

Descriptive line

Pearl coronet by Hugh Skillen worn in an unidentified production, mid 20th century.

Production Note

Reason For Production: Commission


Wire; Artificial pearl; Jet

Subjects depicted

Coronets (crowns)

Production Type



Theatre and Performance Collection

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