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Bonnet

Description

Small, narrow; black braided straw; trimmed with black grosgrain bows and ribbon ties; brim trimmed with navy blue velvet, pleated; lined with black taffeta; wire support around brim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1875-1883
Material
braiding
silk (textile)
stitching
straw (plant material)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
Braided
braiding
Hand Stitched
headgear
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Straw
straw (plant material)
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1942.216
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman
GUSN
52921

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