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Stefana

Description

Linked pair of "stefana" wedding crowns used in Eastern Orthodox wedding ceremonies. Ivory beading, fabric, and artificial flowers over wire oval base. Joined by pair of ivory satin ribbons.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1962
Worn by Virginia Ramsdell for her wedding to Vasilios Theodore William Vasiliou on March 10, 1962.
Material
beads (pierced objects)
satin
wire
Object type
Personal Symbol
Places
United States
Descriptive terms
beads (pierced objects)
Crown
crowns (headdresses)
satin
weddings
wire
Dimensions
7 1/2 x 7 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2010.17.4.3AB
GUSN
244671

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