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Bonnet

1947.532 (RS242963)

Description

Cream silk bonnet trimmed with greenish-blue velvet ruffles and small white velvet forget-me-nots, steel blue grosgrain bow, and ribbon ties. Wire and buckram foundation with white silk lining.

Details

Maker
Elise, Mme. (Maker)
Date
1889-1892
Inscriptions
Printed label on lining: ""Mme. Elise / 44 TEMPLE PL. / BOSTON"". (printed)
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
artificial
buckram
cloth
silk (textile)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Descriptive terms
artificial
Artificial Flowers
Bonnet
buckram
Buckram
cloth
Grosgrain
Hand Stitched
Hat
hats
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Dimensions
9 x 6 x 4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1947.532
Credit Line
Anonymous Gift
GUSN
54704

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