Calash

Object Number: 
1925.98
Date: 
1800-1830
Medium: 
Silk, other textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 x 11 1/2 x 19 in. ( 12.7 x 29.2 x 48.3 cm )
Description: 
Green silk calash with ruffled trim with unfinished edges and wide green ribbon ties (one now missing); lined with ivory silk and beige coarse net fabric.
Gallery Label: 
A handwritten note that accompanies this object indicates that it was owned by Mrs. Hester Van De Linde Brinkerhoff Jackson (1782-1884), grandmother of the donor.
Credit Line: 
Gift of George Wolcott Hubbell
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group