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Woman's cap

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Brown and gold-colored straw cap, blue paper lining, wire across top and inside edge

Inscription

"Reg 4683" written on paper label

Provenance

Worn by a member of the Robbins family; inherited by Ellen A. Stone; gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Woman's hat

American, 1860s

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 15.2 x 14 x 15.9 cm (6 x 5 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

99.664.104

Medium or Technique

woven straw, paper lining, wire

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes