Hood or Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-3108

Description

Ladie's quilted silk hood with thin stripes of brown and black; lined with burgundy silk at the face and brown cotton to head; dark-brown satin ribbon tie and bow adornment to back; padded and quilted with ruffled edge around the face.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hoods (headgear)
headgear
bone (material)
quilting
ribbon (material)
silk (textile)
Silk
Ribbon
Bone
Quilted
HOOD

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Headwear

Dimensions

9 x 10 x 10 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1606