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Hood

Description

Very dark brown, black/brown seal skin hood. Chocolate brown silk lining with a gold dash design on the diagonal. Hood has black satin ribbons and a black satin bow at base of hood on rear.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1870
Material
satin
silk (textile)
skin (collagenous material)
Object type
Clothing -- Headwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Melrose (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Hood
hoods (headgear)
satin
silk (textile)
skin (collagenous material)
Dimensions
13 x 11 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1930.259
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Sally Foster Barnes
GUSN
222112

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