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Bonnet

Description

Burgundy silk velvet; pleated velvet band and crown with rosette at right side; pointed panel attached to crown; purple taffeta ribbon attached at back; self neck ruffle stiffened with black net; white tulle attached to lining of brim; white canvas and black silk lining; wire support.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1864
Material
canvas
net (textile)
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
tulle (meshed textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
canvas
Coated Canvas
Hand Stitched
headgear
Net
net (textile)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Taffeta
Tulle
tulle (meshed textile)
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1944.180
GUSN
53704

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