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Bonnet

Description

Tan straw; poke bonnet, large; fringed black grosgrain around crown and brim; pleated faille apron; edges bound in black silk twill; long black grosgrain ties; brim faced with white horsehair; paper, cotton and silk roses in pink, red, and yellow clustered at back of brim and along inside of brim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1812
Material
braiding
cloth
cotton (textile)
faille
fringe
horsehair
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
stitching
straw (plant material)
twill
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
Braided
braiding
cloth
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Faille
faille
floral patterns
Fringe
fringe
Grosgrain
Hand Stitched
headgear
horsehair
Horsehair
paper (fiber product)
Rose
rose (genus)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Straw
straw (plant material)
Twill
twill
Unidentified Paper
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1993.296
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
11992

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