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Calash

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Green lutestring calash made over frame of reeds.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lena Wentworth

French, first half of 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Overall: 38.1 x 33 cm (15 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

44.641

Medium or Technique

Silk, cane, linen, cotton wadding, and silk ribbon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes