Calash

American
early 19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall (measured flat): 35.6 x 29.2 cm (14 x 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

50.2371

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, cane, and silk ribbon

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A green silk calash with double reed frame, self bow in center back.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Mixter, Mrs. Samuel J. Mixter, and Mrs. Henry A. Morss, Jr.