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Brittany Style Cap

Description

White cotton; edged w/ scalloped lace; stiffend & sheer white ties; trimmed w/ light blue brocaded silk ribbon w/ floral garland of red/black roses & green & white flowers w/ gold leaves & branches.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Inscriptions
1. Wrapped in paper w/ handwritten label: ""Britanny Woman's Costume"" 2. Wrapped in newspaper dated July 16, 1922.
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cloth
machine-made
silk (textile)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
Broadcloth
CAP
caps (headgear)
cloth
fancy dress
Fancy Dress
Hand Stitched
headgear
machine-made
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1969.7145.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13550
Related Items
Title Brittany Style Collar Accession number 1969.7145.8 Notes 1969.7145 .8 COLLAR Relationship Part of set

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