Hood

American
18th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

Overall (measured flat for storage): 59.1 x 36.8 cm (23 1/4 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

64.685

Medium or Technique

Silk damask, silk liing, quilting, silk ribbon

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A hood of bright blue damask lined with red silk; Innerlining. Quilted with white thread around face, on lappets, and on neck ruffle at back. Long lappets at either side of front. Red ribbon ties. Lining faded and stained. A few spots and soil on outside.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik