Повойник - старинный русский будничный головной убор замужних женщин.
Достояние народа: русский национальный костюм
Traditional Russian headwear of married women, called 'soroka'. According to the ancient tradition, women, unlike girls, had to wear their hair neatly taken away (picture from RIA Novosti / Marat Valiev)
Bryansk girl from Russia wearing a 'povoinik', a soft cap decorated with galloons, rich buttons, and sequins (photo by RIA Novosti / Marat Valiev)
Hat Date: late century Culture: Russian Medium: silk, metal, glass Accession Number:
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kokoshnik from the collection of Natalia de Shabelsky a Russian noblewoman who endeavored to preserve traditional Russian textiles wonderful back, but the pattern is too convoluted and the colors are too muddy.
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Russian Headdress - The double-headed imperial eagle is common to many cultures throughout history, most notably Byzantium. The dual heads were meant represent the secular and religious sovereignty of the monarch, as well as power over the East and West.