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Yellow leghorn; brim and crown in one piece; designed so that brim frames face closely; short cape of leghorn, trimmed with green ribbon divided down back so that one half is ribbed and the other half ombré; brim lined with cream colored georgette crepe; cluster of artificial flowers including...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marjorie W. Childs

American, about 1840

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

65.5 cm (25 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.658

Medium or Technique

Leghorn straw, ribbon, ombré

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes