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Bonnet

1953.409 (RS243004)

Description

Bonnet of black silk net trimmed with black beads arranged in scalloped pattern, black ostrich feathers, black velvet and silk flowers, large white roses of cotton with green leaves, all on a wire foundation with black velvet ties.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1893-1896
Associated Building
Used At Parson Smith House.
Material
beading (process)
cotton (textile)
net (textile)
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
wire
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Descriptive terms
Artificial Flowers
beading (process)
Beads
Bonnet
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hat
hats
headgear
Net
net (textile)
Silk
silk (textile)
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
wire
Wire
Women's clothing
Dimensions
7 1/2 x 8 x 2 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1953.409
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
7174

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