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Title: Imperial lounging-cap.
Image ID: 826343
Image ID 826343
Physical Description: 1 print : b&w ; 15 x 13 cm. (6 x 5 in.)
Material Type: Prints
Subjects: Hats
Loungewear
Men -- Clothing & Dress
Periodical Illustrations
Notes: Printed on border: "By Mrs. Jane Weaver." "The imperial lounging-cap possesses a very Oriental appearance when seen complete. Its composed of six portions of velvet in two alternate colors, a rich violet and dark crimson. The scroll, which appears black in the illustrations, is formed of narrow black ribbon velvet, with a gold thread at each edge. The design may be braided in narrow gold braid, or two silk braids of different colors. A violet braid on the crimson velvet, and a crimson braid on the violet velvet, has very rich effect. A long silk tassel made of the two colors, interspersed with gold, is fastened at the top, and hangs down the side of the cap. This would make a very pretty Christmas, New-Year's, or birthday gift for a gentleman." Written on border: "Dec 1964."
Date Published: 1864
Barcode Number: 33333159269899
Struc ID: 587766
Source: The Peterson magazine.   View All images from Source
In Folder: Costume -- lounging wear   View All images from Folder

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