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Bonnet

1942.220 (RS242960)

Description

Navy blue velvet bonnet on buckram foundation trimmed with pink velvet ribbon with bow at back. Pink ribbon trimmed with silver spangles, leaf-shaped band of black net with spangles. Black velvet ties and white lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1892
Inscriptions
Printed label on lining: ""Beedie / No. 618 Fulton Street, / Brooklyn"". (printed)
Material
buckram
sequins (spangles)
silk (textile)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bonnet
buckram
Buckram
Hand Stitched
Hat
hats
sequins (spangles)
Silk
silk (textile)
Spangles
stitching
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Dimensions
9 x 7 1/2 x 3 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.220
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman
GUSN
52925

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