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Capeline Bonnet

Description

Purple faded to brown silk gauze;d hoops and shirring and ruched brim; long neck ruffle trimmed with brown shirring; bow at back; faded purple striped silk ribbon ties; brim lined with self fabric; crown stiffened with cotton.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Material
cotton (textile)
gauze
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
gauze
Gauze
Hand Stitched
headgear
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1936.356
GUSN
38504

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