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Hat

Description

Cream ruffled lace cap attached to wired frame with lace neck ruffle; net lining and cotton batting and white silk lining; face of brim trimmed with tulle and blue velvet ribbon rosette; cream silk ribbon ties (very fragile).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1861-1868
Inscriptions
Worn by Mrs. A. G. Weeks 1850-60.
Material
lace (needlework)
net (textile)
silk (textile)
stitching
tulle (meshed textile)
wire
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
Hand Stitched
HAT
hats
headgear
Lace
lace (needlework)
Net
net (textile)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Tulle
tulle (meshed textile)
wire
Wire
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1942.802
GUSN
53164

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