Beret - Highland Dancing, circa 1917 Reg. No: SH 870036 15
- Black velvet beret, caught up on one side with black gros grain bow. Part of costume used in Highland dancing in Victoria, circa 1917.
- Black velvet beret, with stiffened head band, trimmed with black gros grain ribbon, and caught up on one side with black gros grain bow.
- Acquisition Information:
- Cultural Gifts Donation from Miss Betty Nixon, 1987
- Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
|Dimensions:||120 mm (Height), 270 mm (Diameter)|
|Tagged with:||dancing, entertainment, leisure activities, scottish communities, scottish cultural activities, scottish immigration, headwear|
|Themes this item is part of:||Childhood & Youth Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Leisure Collection|
|Primary Classification:||CULTURAL IDENTITY|
|Secondary Classification:||Ethnicity - Clothing|
|Manufacturer:||Scovell & Spurling Pty. Ltd., Footscray, Victoria, Australia, circa 1917|
|Date Used:||Victoria, Australia, circa 1917|