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Bonnet

Description

Brown silk with diamond quilted pattern, trimmed with brown and black chenille bands around crown and deep neck ruffle; light browns ribbon ties with matching bow at back; lined with light brown silk; brim has broken reed support.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1860
Material
chenille (yarn)
machine-made
quilting
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
Chenille
chenille (yarn)
Hand Stitched
headgear
machine-made
Quilted
quilting
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1988.470
GUSN
42188

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