Hood

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-53442

Description

Blue, green and pink/coral iridescent plaid silk taffeta with chine' stripes; five rows of piping at brim; the rest of brim is quilted with tack stitches; brim extends to neck ruffle; pointed corners; center back/crown is also padded and quilted with tack stitches, is gathered onto brim with row of piping; neck ruffle gathered at center back with red and purple and green striped silk ribbon; same silk ribbon ties are pinned at neck; lined with pink cotton.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hoods (headgear)
chiné technique
cotton (textile)
stitching
quilting
silk (textile)
taffeta
plaids
winter
Women's Clothing
Silk
Chine'
Cotton
Cambric
Taffeta
Quilted
Hand Stitched
Plaid
Winter
HOOD

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1943.147