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Bonnet

1998.4787 (RS24045)

Description

Black silk bonnet; small, circular shape w/ ruffled brim and large ruffled bow on top; 2 ribbons at back to tie around chin; interior w/ satiny lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
Printed label on inside: ""Importers/ Stern Bros/ WEST 23rd St/ NEW YORK.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
headgear
Silk
silk (textile)
People and organizations
Stern Brothers
Dimensions
8.5 x 6.5 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4787
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23830

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