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Object Name Cap
Catalog Number 1984.20.5
Date ca. 1880
Material(s) velvet, satin, cotton
Dimensions H-4 W-6 D-6 inches
Description This woman's cap is a white open weave cap made of thread covered wire. The front of the cap has a black velvet headband on the inside and a black netting attachment on the front. The netting has a black velvet bow attached. There are black velvet ribbon/ties on the back of the hat. The inside of the hat is lined with a very thin net-like material with a yellow satin bow.
Notes This belonged to the Hamilton family of Lexington, KY.
Collection Mrs. Holman Hamilton
Subjects Headgear
Women's clothing
Hat industry
Clothing & dress
Search Terms Hats
Women's clothing
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS