Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1836-1847

GUSN

GUSN-29479

Description

Tan straw; wide plaited bands trimmed with narrow straw bands arranged in scalloped pattern; brim extends to rounded tips; green, red and black striped silk taffeta v-neck ruffle; silk covered wire band around brim and neck; neck ruffle has wire band; bonnet fully lined with paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bonnets (hats)
headgear
stitching
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
scallop shell
stripes
Women's clothing
Straw
Silk
Unidentified Paper
Hand Stitched
Stripe
Shell
BONNET

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1922.348