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Bonnet

Description

Tan braided straw; narrow plaited (braided) bands; brim extends to rounded tips; straw neck ruffle; round crown; brim lined with tulle, and one wire band around edge of brim and neck.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1848-1850
Material
stitching
straw (plant material)
tulle (meshed textile)
wire
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Descriptive terms
Bonnet
bonnets (hats)
Hand Stitched
Hat
headgear
stitching
Straw
straw (plant material)
Tulle
tulle (meshed textile)
wire
Wire
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1917.757
Credit Line
Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone
GUSN
27576

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