Hat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1865-1870

GUSN

GUSN-7195

Description

Cream silk lace and dotted net on wire support, with brittle elastic at back/neck; lace streamers/ties; pale purple flowers at pointed brim; lavender satin ribbons at front and back; ruffle at brim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hats
headgear
flower (plant material)
artificial
lace (needlework)
satin
silk (textile)
dots
Women's clothing
Silk
Lace
Artificial Flowers
Satin
Dotted
HAT

Inscription

"Belonged to Susan Hershey Thayer, mother of Susan H. F. Burr." (Note attached.)

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1988.497.1

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