Wig

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

1780-1820

GUSN

GUSN-3025

Description

A gentleman's hairpiece; has rows of dark gray curls on an even weave linen and net foundation with black silk; there is lining at the ears, forehead and neck.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wigs
hair
linen (material)
silk (textile)
Hair
Linen
Silk
WIG

Associated Building

Used At Ebenezer Waters House,

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

13.5 x 9 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1516