Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1846

GUSN

GUSN-27577

Description

Tan/golden straw; wide finely plaited (braided) smooth bands; brim has round ends which extend to form neck band; round crown with "spiral" center; brim lined with cream gauze stitched to wire band at edge of brim; crown is lined with paper; bonnet has no trimmings on outside and no neck ties.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bonnets (hats)
headgear
braiding
cotton (textile)
paper (fiber product)
straw (plant material)
Women's clothing
Straw
Cotton
Unidentified Paper
Braided
BONNET

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Headwear

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1917.761