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

Object Type

Clothing--Headwear

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Robert T. Jackson

Accession Number

1931.1057