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Bonnet

1942.215 (RS242955)

Description

Burgundy wool broadcloth bonnet trimmed with wide, intertwined band of burgundy and orange velvet, burgundy velvet bow at back, stiffened buckram foundation, and black silk lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1889-1890
Inscriptions
Printed label on lining: "Pauli / IMPORTERS / 175 CLINTON ST. / BOSTON." (printed)
Material
buckram
silk (textile)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Descriptive terms
Bonnet
buckram
Buckram
Hand Stitched
Hat
hats
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
8 x 6 x 4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.215
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman
GUSN
52920

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