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Calash

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1850

GUSN

GUSN-55074

Description

Cream-colored cotton; ruching with self-fabric piping and two cane hoops at brim; 14 cane hoops; center back panel insert; original neck ruffle (bavolet) has been replaced--but remains of piped edge of original are still visible; center back panel supported and stiffened by a piece of square cardboard.

Details

Descriptive Terms

calashes
headgear
cane (plant material)
cotton (textile)
stitching
nylon
Hood
Calash
Women's clothing
Cotton
Cane
Nylon
Hand Stitched
Calash

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1988.140

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