"Pumpkin" Hood

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1845-1865

GUSN

GUSN-7006

Description

Navy blue silk woven with allover pattern of small squares; quilted with seven casings with seven blue silk ribbon drawstrings, forming six puffed bands lined with batting; self-ruffle around brim and neck; neck ruffle has thin layer of batting; gathered center back panel trimmed with blue and black striped bow; blue silk ribbon ties at neck; lined with brown glazed cotton.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hoods (headgear)
headgear
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
stitching
quilting
silk (textile)
tin (metal)
square (shape)
winter
Women's clothing
Silk
Cotton
Tin Glazed
Quilted
Hand Stitched
Square
Winter
HOOD

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1932.887