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Bonnet

Description

Winter bonnet of medium blue cotton/silk fabric quilted across brim and unquilted at neckpiece; padded with unbleached brown wool; lined with brown polished cotton; the neckpiece is lined in blue polished cotton.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
quilting
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Headwear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Bonnet
bonnets (hats)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Quilted
quilting
Silk
silk (textile)
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
13 x 10 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1577
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
3082

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