Head Dress

Date

ca. 1862

GUSN

GUSN-30607

Description

Blue and white chenille tassels attached to brown wire supports.

Details

Descriptive Terms

headdresses
headgear
dresses (garments)
chenille (yarn)
silk (textile)
wire
Women's clothing
Silk
Chenille
Wire
HEADDRESS

Inscription

1) Handwritten in script on separate piece of paper: ""Head-dress worn / by my mother / about the time / she was married / in 1862. / Mrs. S."" 2) in pencil: ""worn at back of / head""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Headwear

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lucy Haskell Sturtevant

Accession Number

1925.342