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Hood

Description

Brown silk taffeta lined with coral silk with quilted diamond pattern; hood has long pointed lappets; pointed brim with coral silk cord and tassels turns back to reveal coral quilted lining; wide, pointed neck ruffle; gathered with drawstring on inside; coral ribbon ties stitched to lining; thin batting.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850s
Material
quilting
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
Diamond
Hand Stitched
headgear
HOOD
hoods (headgear)
lozenges
Quilted
quilting
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Winter
winter
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1942.385
GUSN
52998

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