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Bonnet

1988.485 (RS242953)

Description

Purplish gray silk velvet bonnet on buckram foundation. The bonnet is pleated with box pleats and trimmed with gray ruffled ribbons, artificial violets, leaves, black and brown plume, and velvet ties.

Details

Maker
Bouquet (Maison de Modes) (Maker)
Date
1889-1892
Inscriptions
Printed label: ""BOUQUET / MAISON DE MODES / 134 TREMONT ST. / BOSTON"".
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
artificial
buckram
silk (textile)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
artificial
Artificial Flowers
Bonnet
buckram
Buckram
Hand Stitched
Hat
hats
headgear
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Dimensions
11 1/2 x 6 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1988.485
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Willie Ousler
GUSN
7193

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