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Calash

Description

Blue/gray silk moire'; nine cane hoops; double, piped self-fabric ruffle; back panel has two gathered bands, and self-fabric bow; neck ruffle with piped ruffled edge; beige satin ribbon ties at neck; cream silk lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1830
Material
cane (plant material)
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
calashes
Cane
cane (plant material)
Hand Stitched
headgear
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1926.32
Credit Line
Gift of William Brewster
GUSN
30798

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