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Description

Light blue corded uncut silk velvet; trimmed with self rosette on top with white lace; neck ruffle edged with white lace and tulle; face of brim trimmed withs tulle, white lace, large pink artificial flowers, buds, berries and leaves; lined with canvas, wool batting and cream silk; wire frame; wide blue taffeta ribbon ties.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
c. 1863 -1864
Material
artificial
flower (plant material)
lace (needlework)
silk (textile)
stitching
tulle (meshed textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
wire
Object type
Artifact Remnant
Descriptive terms
artificial
Artificial Flowers
cloth
Cloth Fragment
flower (plant material)
fragments
Hand Stitched
Lace
lace (needlework)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
textiles
Tulle
tulle (meshed textile)
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
wire
Wire
Accession Number
1990.1407
Credit Line
Estate of Susan Norton
GUSN
7116

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