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Bonnet

1969.6150 (RS80923)

Description

White tulle with tiny embroidered silk flowers; tulle pleated around crown; wired crown & brim; stiffened netting throughout bonnet; pleated neck ruffle; brim & neck ruffle trimmed with scalloped black netting; inside brim lined with scalloped tulle; white taffeta ribbon covering wire at brim & crown back; inside lining of white tulle; starched cotton sprays of light purple lilacs with green leaves at crown and inside brim; white taffeta neck ties; long & wide taffeta ribbon bow ties.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1861-1862
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
lace (needlework)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
headgear
Lace
lace (needlework)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6150
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73743

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