Head Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-29926

Description

Silver metallic lacy ribbon with white scalloped edging; ribbon looped to form head piece at top, with streamers; trimmed with silver-plated balls with silver quill.

Details

Descriptive Terms

headdresses
headgear
dresses (garments)
handmade
thread
metallic (color attribute)
ribbon (material)
textiles
Regalia
Headdress
Women's clothing
Unidentified Textile
Fiddle Thread
Ribbon
Handmade
Headdress

Inscription

Handwritten in script on separate piece of paper: ""Four Headdresses / worn by / Rachel Trefaut Sewell / Bath Maine"".

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Cutler

Accession Number

1923.422A

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