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Hair ornament

Hair ornament

  • Date:

    mid 20th century

  • Artist/Maker:

    Skillen, Hugh (Costumier)

  • Museum number:

    S.1555-1984

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Flower and butterfly hair ornament worn in an unidentified production. Group of small flowers of silver lace braid, silver lurex and black striped braid foliage, silver looped braid with black glitter dust centred 'daisies', the group surmounted with curved tendrils of strips of black sequins, the whole topped with a black feather butterfly.

Date

mid 20th century

Artist/maker

Skillen, Hugh (Costumier)

Descriptive line

Flower and butterfly hair ornammment by Hugh Skillen worn in an unidentified production, mid 20th century.

Production Note

Reason For Production: Commission

Materials

Silver braid; Lurex; Braid; Glitter; Sequin; Feather

Subjects depicted

Butterfly

Production Type

Unique

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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