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Probably American, 18th Century Calash. Olive green lutestring on reed frame. Double ruffle around face. Narrow ribbon sewn across front opening. Short collar sewn along botton edge. Bow at back. Two long ribbons, lighter in tone, fall from front. Yellowish stains near front. Silk worn in...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss June Moore in memory of Miss Helen Farley

Probably American, 18th century

Object Place

United States


Overall: 38.1 x 29.2 cm (15 x 11 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk, cane, silk ribbon, and paper


Textiles and Fashion Arts