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Description

White, pleated solk chiffon; flat crown, wide brim; wooden sequins around brim; more heavily on underside; pale pink roses on leafy stem at right; flattened bonnet effect; shaped with wire and canvas; white silk and linen drawstring lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1905
Inscriptions
Gilt letters stamped on label inside crown: ""Macurdy"" print ""138 MOODY ST./ WALTHAM, MASS.""
Material
canvas
chiffon
linen (material)
machine-made
sequins (spangles)
silk (textile)
stitching
wire
wood (plant material)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
canvas
chiffon
Chiffon
Coated Canvas
Hand Stitched
HAT
hats
headgear
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
Sequins
sequins (spangles)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Summer
summer (season)
Wire
wire
Women's clothing
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1993.299
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
11999

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