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Hood or Bonnet

Description

Ladie's quilted silk hood with thin stripes of brown and black; lined with burgundy silk at the face and brown cotton to head; dark-brown satin ribbon tie and bow adornment to back; padded and quilted with ruffled edge around the face.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
bone (material)
quilting
ribbon (material)
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
Bone
bone (material)
headgear
HOOD
hoods (headgear)
Quilted
quilting
Ribbon
ribbon (material)
Silk
silk (textile)
Dimensions
9 x 10 x 10 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1606
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3108

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