Kokoshnik. Russian. Olonets Province. Second half of the 19th century

Kokoshnik. Russian. Olonets Province. Second half of the 19th century

This type of kokoshnik with stretched front part and blades that covered ears was worn by a young woman. All the surface of the headdress covered with the gold embroidery and decorated with mother-of-pearl bugle beads. Front part also decorated with the net of mother-of-pearl bugle beads.