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Headdress worn by Margot Fonteyn in The Royal Ballet production of the 'Amazon Forest pas de deux' (1976)

Collection: Margot Fonteyn Collection
Object number: ROH/FON/COS/0003453
Date: 1975
Description: Wire circlet trimmed with white plastic flowers and green plastic leaves. Worn with dress ROH/FON/COS/0003452. [Note: Fonteyn first danced this role at the world premiere by the Ballet do Rio de Janeiro in 1975 and subsequently with The Royal Ballet in 1976. She wore this headdress in both productions.]
Maker: Unknown
Costume designer: José Varona
Wearer: Margot Fonteyn, 1975 - 1976
Company: The Royal Ballet
Dimensions: Circlet: diameter 18 cm; Trailing pieces: length 22 cm
Condition: Good.
Acquisition Method: Purchase
Related production: Amazon Forest pas de deux (1976)