"Pumpkin" Hood

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1820-1845

GUSN

GUSN-45405

Description

Black silk; quilted with four casings and four drawstrings (cotton[?] string), forming four puffed bands lined withs wool batting; double, piped ruffle at brim; center back has round padded panel; padded neck ruffle; six black silk bows along top and at back; black moire' silk ribbon ties at neck; lined with brown glazed cotton.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hoods (headgear)
headgear
cotton (textile)
stitching
quilting
silk (textile)
winter
Women's clothing
Silk
Cotton
Cambric
Quilted
Hand Stitched
Winter
HOOD

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Eleanor & Frances Parker.

Accession Number

1952.120