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Wadded and corded hood; covering of blue, brown and white large-scale plaid taffeta; framework, around face and at back, of wire; lined with brown cotton; stuffed with wool fleece; drawstring in each line of cording; ties of black and blue striped ribbon.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanor E. Barry

American, 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

Overall (measured flat on side): 33 x 29.2 cm (13 x 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

53.2244

Medium or Technique

Silk taffeta, cotton lining, and wool batting

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes