Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1853-1855

GUSN

GUSN-27585

Description

Tan straw with bands of brown straw around brim and crown; remnants of paper lining inside brim; wire support and frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bonnets (hats)
headgear
stitching
straw (plant material)
wire
Women's clothing
Straw
Wire
Hand Stitched
BONNET

Inscription

1) Printed paper label on brim: Prince of Wales feathers above rectangular frame, inside frame: ""Number_____/shape_____/______/""; ""to"" written in ink above third line. 2) stamped cloth label on crown: ""46"".

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1917.776