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Bonnet

1949.548 (RS119665)

Description

Tan silk-covered bonnet has wide crescent shaped brim with two long silk ties at base. Gathered silk cap with round crown. Canvas understructure.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
cardboard
silk (textile)
wire
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
Cardboard
cardboard
headgear
Silk
silk (textile)
wire
Wire
Women's clothing
Dimensions
9.25 x 20.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.548
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7593
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