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Bonnet

1991.1576 (RS24633)

Description

Made of brown silk quilted in wide cords across brim and crown; self ruffle at brim edge; gathered neck piece; lighter brown silk bow at back matches ties; lined with brown linen?

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
quilting
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Accessory
Descriptive terms
accessories
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
Quilted
quilting
Silk
silk (textile)
Dimensions
13.25 x 11 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1576
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3081

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