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Bonnet

Description

Black silk taffeta; brim edged with black scalloped chenille; black taffeta ribbon drawstring at top and at base of crown; piping at neck ruffle; black ribbon ties; lined with diamond-pattern quilted purple silk.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860s
Material
machine-made
quilting
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
headgear
machine-made
Quilted
quilting
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Taffeta
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1915.41
GUSN
27302

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