White Mourning Cap | Marburg, Germany

$25.00

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Description

Origin: Germany | Hessen region | Marburg
Era: WWII era (circa 1930-1950)
Condition: good; age spotting; suitable for both wear and display
Measurements: adult size; approximately 8″ x 8″
Additional Notes: This cap is part of the traditional Abendmahl folk costume worn by Protestant women in Marburg. Made of white cotton with no embellishment besides decorative pleating to reflect the austerity of the Abendmahl period. The remainder of this particular folk costume is completely black as shown in the reference images above.

Additional information

Weight .5 lbs
Condition

Suitable for wear

Era

WWII Era (circa 1930-1950)

Gender

Women's clothing

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