Headdress for a bride. Ukrainians, Hutsuls. Ivanovo-Frankovskaya area. Early 20th century

Headdress for a bride. Ukrainians, Hutsuls. Ivanovo-Frankovskaya area. Early 20th century

This bride headdress is decorated with dyed feathers, fixed in cardboard, artificial paper-flowers and beads. Usually such a headdress was prepared on the wedding eve by bride's relatives (women). After wedding it was changed for a woman headdress.