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Bonnet

1929.698 (RS243008)

Description

Black braided straw bonnet with round crown trimmed with black and pink velvet floral garland with black ostrich feathers and lace. Black moiré ribbon ties and black silk lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1893-1896
Inscriptions
Printed label with gold lettering on lining: ""PARIS / L. P. HOLLANDER & Co / BOSTON"". (printed)
Material
feather (material)
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Artificial Flowers
Bonnet
bonnets (hats)
Feather
feather (material)
Hat
headgear
Silk
silk (textile)
Straw
straw (plant material)
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Associated events
World's Columbian Exposition (1893)
Accession Number
1929.698
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. George J. Putnam
GUSN
6981

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