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Bonnet

1969.3330 (RS80960)

Description

Light blue ribbed silk bonnet with ruching around brim; silk ribbon rosette at top and continuing down right side; blue ostrich feathers from top to left ear; 3 blue silk ribbons from rosette to bow with streamers with ruching and netted lining; small neck ruffle; wired frame brim lined with cream tulle with scalloped edge; white silk lining with net at inside center back for support; silk ribbon ties.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1860
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
feather (material)
reeding
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
BONNET
bonnets (hats)
Children's clothing
Feather
feather (material)
Hand Stitched
headgear
reeding
Ribbed
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Accession Number
1969.3330
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
913

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