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Light neutral yellow figured silk in design of lozenges formed by sprays of roses; wide brim in front; round high crown; apron turned up in back and caught in place with bow of light tan satin ribbon; ties of same ribbon and bow at each side of brim of same ribbon.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Quincy W. Wales

American, second quarter of 19th century

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

85 cm (33 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3222

Medium or Technique

Silk; Satin ribbon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes