- Date pre 1890s
- Place of Origin Vossestrand, Voss, Hordaland, Norway
- Creator Unknown
This headdress, made of a square linen cloth, has blackwork embroidery (cross stitch) on one side of the diagonal. The embroidery motifs include squares, crosses, knots, and Trees of Life. A line of stars parallel the lace lined edges.
This headdress, or skaut, would have been worn by married woman in Voss.
- Materials Linen, cotton
- Dimensions length: 23.25 inches; width: 23.25 inches
- Identifier / Source 2007.020.002 - Gift of Ruth Hanold Crane