Calash

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1800-1810

GUSN

GUSN-7005

Description

Green silk; ruched ruffle with self-piping, at brim; nine outer cane hoops and five inner cane hoops; wire hoop at brim; self-fabric bow at back; self-fabric neck ruffle with applied band at edge; wadding at neck; green silk ribbon attached at right side and at one time was attached at right[?] side; center back panel lined/stiffened with white canvas.

Details

Descriptive Terms

calashes
headgear
cane (plant material)
stitching
silk (textile)
Women's clothing
Silk
Cane
Hand Stitched
BONNET

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Robert T. Jackson

Accession Number

1931.1057