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Calash

Description

Tan linen; brim has ruched edge with self-piping and one wire and one cane hoop; eight cane hoops; neck ruffle with self-piping; center back panel insert has stiff interlining, with tan silk lining; no ties at neck or cord.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1810
Material
cane (plant material)
linen (material)
silk (textile)
stitching
wire
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
calashes
Cane
cane (plant material)
Hand Stitched
headgear
Linen
linen (material)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
wire
Wire
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1943.67
GUSN
53413

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