Gentleman’s Wig, 18th Century

Gentleman’s Wig, 18th Century

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Description
This gentleman's wig is similar to that worn by men seated in the House of Commons and colonial legislatures.
Object Name
Wig
Other Terms
Wig; Headwear; Accessories Worn on the Body; Male
Date made
1700 - 1799
ID Number
CS.388626B
catalog number
388626B
accession number
182022
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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