Calash

Calash
Title
Calash
Date 
1880-1910
Medium 
Silk, down
Dimensions 
overall (flat): 19 x 17 x 2 1/2 in. ( 48.3 x 43.2 x 6.4 cm )
Description 
Quilted, down-filled, dark brown silk calash with box pleated trim, drawstring at neck, and ribbon ties.
Object Number 
Z.1047
Marks 
handwritten in pencil: on paper found with object: "Worn by Mrs / Ratroone, or, / possibly, her / Mother Mrs. / Abra Beach"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group