Part of an Orange, Green and Purple Headdress, Xochitl, Emperor Tepancaltzin's Dancing Girls
One Aztec style headdresses. Worn by a female Denishawn Dancer in the role of the Emperor Tepancaltzin's Dancing Girls (A total of six dancing girls performed in this role) in Xochitl.
Orange silk noil (raw silk) headband with an applied band of soft green silk noil. On this has been stitched purple wool thread in the shape of a triangle (some now removed) and hand-painted gold discs. The soft green silk noil discs that should hand from each side are missing. No name inside.
Medium:Silk, Cotton, Metal, Wool