Chinese Headdress, Denishawn, Mary Howry

Costume

Identifier
C-582
Date:
1920s
Description:
A Chinese style pearl headdress possibly used by the Denishawn Company in General Wu Says Farewell to his Wife. Owned and worn by former Denishawn Dancer Mary Howry.

Item Details:
C-582 A headdress consisting of a wide band of wired pearls interspersed with colored glass beads. On either side hangs a long tassel made of pearls. A label inside reads Mary Howry.
Extent:
1
Medium:
Glass, Silk, Cotton, Metal

Related Entities
Denishawn Company (worn by)
Mary Howry (worn by)
Related collections
Ted Shawn Costume Collection
Related Storage Locations
Costume Box 113