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Bonnet

Description

Black silk tulle body and curtain; bonnet shape; floating panel of lace-edged tulle over body; lace ruffle around crown and above curtain; wire frame brim pointed center front; tulle overlaced with lace with double ruffle around front; faded lilac satin ribbon tied in bow center front, extending into ties.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1889
Material
lace (needlework)
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
tulle (meshed textile)
wire
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
headgear
Lace
lace (needlework)
Mourning
mourning
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Tulle
tulle (meshed textile)
wire
Wire
Accession Number
1993.297
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
11996

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