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Description

Blue and black silk net; two bands of blue trim; long fringe of blue and black silk.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850s
Inscriptions
Handwritten in script on separate piece of paper: ""Four Headdresses / worn by / Rachel Trefaut Sewell / Bath Maine."" (1923.422A-D).
Material
handmade
net (textile)
silk (textile)
Object type
Personal Symbols; Status Symbols
Descriptive terms
dresses (garments)
handmade
Handmade
Headdress
headdresses
headgear
Net
net (textile)
Regalia
Silk
silk (textile)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1923.422C
Credit Line
Gift of the Misses Cutler
GUSN
6938
Related Items
Notes Similar item Relationship 1000123994

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