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Bonnet

Description

Straw bonnet with white satin lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1837
Inscriptions
Handwritten paper note pinned to lining, right side: ""Dunstable Straw Bonnet. / Worn in 1825 by / Mrs. Ruth (Richardson) Upham of Melrose. / Loaned by / Mary Upham Arnold / Esther N. Upham.""
Material
braiding
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
straw (plant material)
wire
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
Braided
braiding
Hand Stitched
headgear
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Straw
straw (plant material)
wire
Wire
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1925.137B
GUSN
42866

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