Brittany Style Cap

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-13550

Description

White cotton; edged w/ scalloped lace; stiffend & sheer white ties; trimmed w/ light blue brocaded silk ribbon w/ floral garland of red/black roses & green & white flowers w/ gold leaves & branches.

Details

Descriptive Terms

caps (headgear)
headgear
cloth
stitching
machine-made
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
fancy dress
Women's clothing
Wool
Silk
Velvet
Broadcloth
Hand Stitched
Fancy Dress
CAP

Inscription

1. Wrapped in paper w/ handwritten label: ""Britanny Woman's Costume"" 2. Wrapped in newspaper dated July 16, 1922.

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7145.1

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