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Bonnet

1988.490 (RS243009)

Description

Brick red silk velvet bonnet with scalloped, turned back brim trimmed with two rows of black sequins and jet beads. The crown is trimmed with black chenille and black straw intertwined, black lining and one black velvet tie.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1893-1896
Material
beading (process)
chenille (yarn)
silk (textile)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Descriptive terms
beading (process)
Beads
Bonnet
Chenille
chenille (yarn)
Hand Stitched
Hat
hats
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Dimensions
6 1/2 x 7 x 3 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1988.490
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
42358

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