Note to Hamlet, 4.7.172: "coronet weeds"


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Hamlet,
Act 4, Scene 7, line 172
coronet weeds: i.e., weeds woven into a coronet. —In the painting reproduced below Ophelia is depicted wearing her coronet of weeds and wildflowers.


Ophelia, La Fiancée de la Mort
by
Gustave Courbet (1819 - 1877)
Source: Thomas Ligotti Online