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Headdress worn by Svetlana Beriosova as Princess Aurora in Act III of the Sadler's Wells Ballet revival of 'The Sleeping Beauty' (1946)

Collection: Costume Collection
Object number: ROH/PRO/COS/0000259
Date: 1954
Description: Headdress with a wire base covered with stiffened silver braid. It is decorated with diamanté, plastic silver stars, and a plastic crown shape studded with diamanté. It is also decorated at the front with gold effect metal beads and faux amber gems.
Maker: Wardrobe Department
Costume designer: Oliver Messel
Wearer: Svetlana Beriosova, 1954 - 1966
Company: Sadler's Wells Ballet
Dimensions: width 19 cm; diameter 13 cm
Copyright: © ROH Collections
Condition: Good.
Related production: The Sleeping Beauty (1946)