Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1853-1855

GUSN

GUSN-27586

Description

Bands of tan straw edged with lighter straw scalloping and brown chenille; crown trimmed with wide tan ribbon with brown velvet stripes; neck ruffle of brown ribbon with blue and brown stripes, edged with black lace; browns ribbon tie with hook and eye; brim lined with black tulle; crown lined with canvas; wire support.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bonnets (hats)
headgear
chenille (yarn)
stitching
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
summer (season)
Women's clothing
Straw
Silk
Chenille
Hand Stitched
Summer
BONNET

Inscription

Printed label sewn inside crown: ""169"" on top of another label.

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Headwear

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1917.777