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Bonnet

Description

Discolored cream net with small sprig pattern; trimmed with purple silk and blue shaded flowers around brim; purple lace around crown; beige silk taffeta rosette on crown; net neck ruffle; large bunch of shaded blue flowers on face of brim; crown lined with stiffened net and glazed cotton; wired frame; long, wide purple grosgrain ribbon ties.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1863-1864
Material
artificial
cotton (textile)
flower (plant material)
net (textile)
silk (textile)
stitching
wire
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
artificial
Artificial Flowers
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
flower (plant material)
Hand Stitched
headgear
Net
net (textile)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
wire
Wire
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1988.474
GUSN
7187

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