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Object Name HEADWARMER
Catalog Number 0985.13.00835
Description Light brown knitted and crocheted wool head warmer with neck flap/curtain and brown cotton twill ribbon ties. Ties attached with crude stitches in black thread.

Majority of the head warmer is done in double crochet with areas of openwork. Band between head warmer and neck flap/curtain done in 2x2 knitted ribbing.
Dimensions Dia-18 inches
Owned unidentified Confederate soldier
Provenance Head warmer likely worn by Confederate soldier while on picket duty.

"Head warmer, used by the soldiers on picket." (1905 catalog)
People unidentified Confederate soldier
Subjects Headgear
Hats
soldiers