CAP

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1905

GUSN

GUSN-917

Description

Black velvet with edging of black & red stripe twill; silver colored sequins with glass beads in serpentine pattern; gathered at inside opening; lined with black taffeta & black silk tape drawstring; wired opening with black tulle; yellow cotton thread hanging from a single sequin.

Details

Descriptive Terms

caps (headgear)
headgear
stitching
tulle (meshed textile)
beading (process)
taffeta
beading (edging pattern)
sequins (spangles)
velvet (fabric weave)
beading (process)
beading (edging pattern)
fancy dress
Women's clothing
Velvet
Taffeta
Tulle
Sequined
Beaded
Hand Stitched
Fancy Dress
CAP

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6363