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Bonnet

Description

Sheer silk net on stiff net frame; trimmed with off-white silk ribbons; white flowers and pink flowers; long tulle netting; wide ribbon ties; possibly wedding bonnet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1866
Inscriptions
1) ""MAISON BASSE / Mlles. BRICARD & CALLMANN / PARIS. 38 RUE RICHELIEU."" 2) ""FRENCH BONNET / 1860 / loaned by / MARY P. HATCH"". (Typewritten note attached)
Material
artificial
flower (plant material)
net (textile)
silk (textile)
taffeta
tulle (meshed textile)
wire
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
artificial
Artificial Flowers
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
flower (plant material)
headgear
Net
net (textile)
Silk
silk (textile)
taffeta
Taffeta
Tulle
tulle (meshed textile)
Wedding
weddings
wire
Wire
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1943.632
Credit Line
Estate of Mrs. Roger C. Hatch
GUSN
7118

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