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Cap

Description

Aqua ribbed silk cap; double layer pointed at front; sides trimmed with tassels, pearls, and silver metallic thread. Brim and center back embroidered with silver metallic thread and pearls in scrolling bands; back of hat is netting; attached to wire support.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
embroidering
metallic (color attribute)
pearl (animal material)
reeding
silk (textile)
silver (metal)
stitching
thread
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
CAP
caps (headgear)
Elizabethan
Elizabethan Revival
Embroidered
embroidering
fancy dress
Fancy Dress
Hand Stitched
headgear
metallic (color attribute)
Pearl
pearl (animal material)
reeding
Ribbed
Silk
silk (textile)
silver (metal)
Silver Thread
stitching
thread
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5274
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13282

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