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Bonnet

Description

Coiled brown straw bonnet w/ pink silk rim and neck trimmed w/ white lace. Applied fake flowers and leaves at top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1850
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
lace (needlework)
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
headgear
Lace
lace (needlework)
Silk
silk (textile)
Straw
straw (plant material)
Accession Number
1985.496
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25363

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