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Description

Cream silk lace and dotted net on wire support, with brittle elastic at back/neck; lace streamers/ties; pale purple flowers at pointed brim; lavender satin ribbons at front and back; ruffle at brim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1870
Inscriptions
"Belonged to Susan Hershey Thayer, mother of Susan H. F. Burr." (Note attached.)
Material
artificial
flower (plant material)
lace (needlework)
satin
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
artificial
Artificial Flowers
dots
Dotted
flower (plant material)
HAT
hats
headgear
Lace
lace (needlework)
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1988.497.1
GUSN
7195
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