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Mourning Bonnet

1990.187 (RS242951)

Description

Black ribbed silk mourning bonnet with buckram foundation and trimmed with black crepe.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1895
Material
buckram
crepe (textile)
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Descriptive terms
Bonnet
bonnets (hats)
buckram
Buckram
Crepe
crepe (textile)
Hand Stitched
Hat
Mourning
mourning
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Dimensions
8 1/2 x 8 x 4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.187
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Lena Bragg
GUSN
7213

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