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Bonnet

Description

Ivory silk satin; two bands of self-piping around edge of brim; crown has inserted pleated band of contrasting satin ribbon with bow; ivory satin neck ruffle, gathered around crown, and extending in points to brim; neck ruffle has piped edge; ivory satin ribbon ties are pinned to lining; brim lined with ivory satin; the whole is lined with stiffened buckram; applied satin band around edge of brim lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845 C-1847 C
Material
buckram
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
buckram
Buckram
Hand Stitched
headgear
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Wedding
weddings
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1928.489F
GUSN
6978

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