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Dark green silk lined with white silk. Wooden sticks shape brim forward beyond face. Padded with cotton. Long brown and white silk ribbon ties. Slits in lining, brown stains on ties, but green silk in generally good condition.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry P. Kendall

Probably American, 1825

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

37 x 30 x 33 cm (14 9/16 x 11 13/16 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

64.1607

Medium or Technique

Silk, cotton batting, canes, silk ribbon, and silk and cotton linings

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes