Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-25364

Description

Wide, woven straw brim w/ applied lace lining and border. Layered lace body gathered to circular back. Off-white color. Two attached net and lace ties, one w/ pink silk trim. Interior label reads, "Pullastic Adjustable Hat Lining" w/ directions for use.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bonnets (hats)
headgear
lace (needlework)
net (textile)
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
Silk
Lace
Net
Straw
BONNET

Inscription

See description.

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.497

Places

Massachusetts (United States)