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Description

Black velvet with edging of black & red stripe twill; silver colored sequins with glass beads in serpentine pattern; gathered at inside opening; lined with black taffeta & black silk tape drawstring; wired opening with black tulle; yellow cotton thread hanging from a single sequin.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1905
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
sequins (spangles)
stitching
taffeta
tulle (meshed textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
CAP
caps (headgear)
Fancy Dress
Hand Stitched
headgear
Possibly fancy dress
Sequined
sequins (spangles)
stitching
taffeta
Taffeta
Tulle
tulle (meshed textile)
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6363
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
917

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