A small shallow bonnet covered with pleated "crinkled" black crepe and ruffled crepe at the brim. It ties with a wide black grosgrain ribbon, and is lined with black silk taffeta. It is a mourning bonnet.
A grosgrain shop label on the back of the bonnet reads: Marcella/Norfolk, Conn.
- Associated Building
- Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
- Object type
Connecticut (United States)
- Descriptive terms
- 8.5 x 7 x 3.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
- Related Items
Title Bandbox Accession number 1991.472B Notes 1991.472 B BANDBOX Relationship bonnet in bo