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"Pumpkin" Hood

Description

Green silk hood, padded, and lined with down; double, piped ruffle around brim; no reed or stiffened supports; five black satin ribbon bows along center top; padded neck ruffle; six drawstrings on inside; black silk ribbon ties at neck; gathered at center back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1815
Material
down
padding (process)
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
Down
down
Hand Stitched
headgear
HOOD
hoods (headgear)
Padded
padding (process)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
winter
Winter
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1922.380
GUSN
29496

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