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Bonnet

Description

Small; brown velvet; trimmed with lighter brown striped satin bows and ribbon ties; ruched velvet bandeau and trim at brim; black lining; buckram foundation; gold feathers also.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1879-1885
Inscriptions
Printed in gold lettering on lining: ""Louise / Regent Street / AND / Rue de la Paix, Paris / HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE"".
Material
buckram
silk (textile)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
buckram
Buckram
Hand Stitched
headgear
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1942.218
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman
GUSN
52923

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