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Bonnet

Description

Brown and tan straw; no trim on outside; blue silk taffeta neck ruffle stiffened with white net; brim trimmed with black lace over white silk; wire support; crinoline lining.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1853-1861
Material
crinolines
handmade
net (textile)
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
Crinoline
crinolines
handmade
Handmade
headgear
Net
net (textile)
Silk
silk (textile)
Straw
straw (plant material)
Summer
summer (season)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1935.1176
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Ruth Child
GUSN
7039

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