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A hood of cream colored ribbed wool

German
Second half 19th century


Object Place: Germany

Dimensions

130.5 cm (51 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.2432

Medium or Technique

Embroidered wool

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A hood of cream colored ribbed wool; seam at top of head going back to sharp point, center back seam to neckline in points to form shoulder cape free hanging, fronts in long pointed lappets, all edges embroidered with white silk, in design of two interlacing lines with in a framework, palmette designs in two corners; a number of small moth holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Frances Fowler and Professor Harold North Fowler