Hood

American
19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

Overall (measured flat on side): 33 x 28.6 cm (13 x 11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.2243

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool; taffeta, glazed cotton, fleece

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanor E. Barry