Bag cap

probably Spanish
late 18th century


Dimensions

27 x 54 cm (10 5/8 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.91

Medium or Technique

Silk knit nit with plain weave ribbon and silk tassel

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pink silk knit bag cap with design consisting of stripes of horizontal bands alternating with stripes of a fern-like design. The stripes gather to a point at one end, which is decorated with a tassel. The other end has a drawing string in it and a bow of pink ribbon decorated with spangles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection