Second quarter 19th century
Object Place: USA
26.5 x 19.5 cm (10 7/16 x 7 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Tulle, silk taffeta ribbon, and wire
Not On View
Frame work of wire with forehead band additionally strengthened with heavy stiffened net, gathered crown of white tulle with no foundation, forehead band and lappets trimmed with folds and pleats of white tulle, small white tulle base center back of crown, white taffeta ribbon ties. Paper label written in pencil: Grandmother Shallcross.
Gift of Mrs. Grosvenor Calkins