Wig: w/ponytail w/black bow & ribbon and bun curls

Wig: w/ponytail w/black bow & ribbon and bun curls
Title
Wig: w/ponytail w/black bow & ribbon and bun curls
Date 
1870-1920
Medium 
Hair, net, cloth tape, ribbon, metal
Dimensions 
Overall (flat): 21 x 8 x 2 in. (53.3 x 20.3 x 5.1 cm)
Description 
Man's wig with gray hair knotted to net foundation reinforced with brown silk tape; bun curls on either side secured with hairpins and queue in back tied with black ribbon.
Object Number 
INV.12172
Gallery Label 
This wig was probably used by the history painter John Ward Dunsmore (1856-1945) to outfit one of his models.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group