Baroque Wooden Walnut Perruque, Wig, Last with Vellum
French wig makers walnut wooden “blockhead” or wig last with layer upon layer of vellum on the head. Wig makers used the vellum in order to size the last for making a wig. You can still see the drawing of the widows peek on the vellum along with pinholes from stabilizing the wig. There is a center hole on the bottom for placing on a stand in order to elevate for longer wigs. In the 18th century these forms were called “blockheads” and were used to both make and maintain wigs.
WIDTH: 7 in | HEIGHT: 10½ in | DEPTH: 8 in
Shipping Estimate: $35 | FedEx
Domestic shipping within the 48 continental states is quoted on each item via FedEx or White Glove delivery.
International shipping can be arranged upon request.
Delivery times will vary depending on the locations of origin and delivery, packing requirements, and the method of shipping used.
Once your order is processed, you will be notified of shipping status and given an estimated time of delivery.
We accept payment by all major credit cards through our secure portal. We also accept payment via check, money order, or wire transfer. All payment options are available at checkout.
CONDITION: Age cracks and one area missing wood wear consistent of age