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Bonnet

Description

Women black straw; trimmed with band of black pleated crepe around base of crown, and straw neck ruffle; crepe ribbon ties at neck; brim and neck ruffle lined with black crepe, and black satin piping at edge; crown lined with ivory silk.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1836-1845
Material
crepe (textile)
painting (coating)
silk (textile)
stitching
straw (plant material)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
Crepe
crepe (textile)
Hand Stitched
headgear
Mourning
mourning
Painted
painting (coating)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Straw
straw (plant material)
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1930.710
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. John A. Jeffries
GUSN
33445

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