Calash

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1760-1800

GUSN

GUSN-55074

Description

Tan (discolored) cotton; ruching w/ self-fabric piping and 2 cane hoops at brim; 14 cane hoops; center back panel insert; original neck ruffle has been replaced--but remains of piped edge of original are still visible; center back panel supported and stiffened by a piece of square cardboard.

Details

Descriptive Terms

calashes
headgear
cane (plant material)
cotton (textile)
stitching
nylon
Women's clothing
Cotton
Cane
Nylon
Hand Stitched
BONNET

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1988.140