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Bonnet

Description

Purple silk; shirred ruffles lined with white silk; matching neck ruffle stiffened with white net; pale pink and white artificial flowers on brim and neck ruffle, and on face of brim; white puffed tulle ruching around face; canvas lining; wire support; narrow cream silk ties attached to tulle trimming; wide purple silk ribbons and bow.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1861-1862
Material
artificial
canvas
flower (plant material)
net (textile)
silk (textile)
stitching
tulle (meshed textile)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
artificial
Artificial Flowers
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
canvas
Coated Canvas
flower (plant material)
Hand Stitched
headgear
Net
net (textile)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Tulle
tulle (meshed textile)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1963.218
GUSN
46769

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