Lillian Nordica jeweled cap, 1891

Description

Opera singer Lillian Nordica wore this jeweled cap when she sang "Juliette" from French composer Charles-François Gounod's Roméo and Juliette in Monte Carlo, 1891, with Jean de Reszke.

Nordica was born in Farmington in 1857.


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