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Leghorn Bonnet

Description

Large woven Leghorn straw bonnet; high brim, cut away (square) at neck; brim and neck edges trimmed with green silk; deep crown, trimmed with dark green, light green and lavender plaid ribbon with bow on top; ribbon is 4 1/2 ins. wide; crown has half-lining of canvas; brim is fully lined with cream silk woven with small scale diamond pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1832
Material
braiding
silk (textile)
stitching
straw (plant material)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
Braided
braiding
Diamond
Hand Stitched
headgear
lozenges
Plaid
plaids
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Straw
straw (plant material)
Women's clothing
Dimensions
8 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1929.267
GUSN
32609
Related Items
Notes Similar item Relationship 1000124024

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