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Sunbonnet

Description

Brown and cream cotton plaid print (printed to imitate [ ] print); self ruffle; brim has horizontal boning; long neck ruffle; drawstring missing at base of crown; self ribbon ties at neck and crown with bow at top of crown; brim lined with same fabric.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1870
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
printing (process)
rolling up
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
headgear
machine-made
Plaid
plaids
printing (process)
rolling up
stitching
Summer
summer (season)
sunbonnets
Transfer Printed
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1965.198
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret A. Simmonds
GUSN
47223

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