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Description

Skull cap form w/ slightly ruffled border. Blue and white. Label sewn inside hat.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1780
Inscriptions
Label sewn inside hat: ""This blue bonnet belonged to Sarah Walker/ daughter of George? T. Walker of Concord N.H./ She afterwards married Major Livermore/ She wore this to school. Born 1764.""
Associated Building
Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.).
Material
buckram
linen (material)
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
buckram
Buckram
CAP
caps (headgear)
headgear
Linen
linen (material)
Silk
silk (textile)
Accession Number
1966.1388
Credit Line
Bequest of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
26121

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