Biretta hat worn by Charlotte S. Cushman in role of Cardinal Wolsey in "Henry VIII"

Biretta hat worn by Charlotte S. Cushman in role of Cardinal Wolsey in "Henry VIII"

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Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Hat
hat
biretta
hat, Biretta hat worn by Charlotte S. Cushman in "Henry VIII"
Object Type
birettas
Other Terms
Hat; Female; Theater; Theater; Sport
date made
ca 1857
c. 1857
Physical Description
fiber, wool (overall material)
mordant, tin (overall material)
dye, cochineal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 3/4 in x 7 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 19.685 cm x 19.05 cm
ID Number
ET.014971D
subject
Theater
Shakespeare, William
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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