Hood

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1836-1847

GUSN

GUSN-40543

Description

Purple silk taffeta; quilted with vertical and horizontal bands; thin padding; brim has rounded tips; neck ruffle with piped edges; piping at crown; brim lined with pale green silk moire'; the rest of the hood is lined with a lilac and yellow plaid silk, woven with a textured stripe; cream silk taffeta ribbon ties at neck; ties have ribbed edges.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hoods (headgear)
headgear
stitching
moiré
quilting
silk (textile)
taffeta
plaids
winter
Women's clothing
Silk
Taffeta
Moire
Quilted
Hand Stitched
Plaid
Winter
HOOD

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Headwear

Accession Number

1940.360