Cap

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1900-1920

GUSN

GUSN-13282

Description

Aqua ribbed silk cap; double layer pointed at front; sides trimmed with tassels, pearls, and silver metallic thread. Brim and center back embroidered with silver metallic thread and pearls in scrolling bands; back of hat is netting; attached to wire support.

Details

Descriptive Terms

caps (headgear)
headgear
embroidering
stitching
pearl (animal material)
reeding
silk (textile)
thread
metallic (color attribute)
silver (metal)
Elizabethan
fancy dress
Women's clothing
Silk
Ribbed
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Silver Thread
Elizabethan Revival
Fancy Dress
Pearl
CAP

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5274