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Bonnet

1991.1570 (RS24624)

Description

Black and natural colored straw woven into wide, projecting brim on shallow crown with straw binding at edges and seams; tan canvas binding at nape of neck and at inner seam.

Details

Maker
Bridge, Amos D., Mr. (Maker)
Date
1860-1900
Inscriptions
On a printed paper label on the inside crown is the number '9.'
Location of origin
Enfield, CT, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
canvas
straw (plant material)
weaving
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
canvas
Coated Canvas
Shaker
Shaker (Christian sect)
Straw
straw (plant material)
weaving
Woven
Dimensions
8 x 10.5 x 6 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1570
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3075
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