Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1862

GUSN

GUSN-29886

Description

Cream w/ bows of small pink ribbons stitched all over top; larger bunches of cream and pink ribbon around face and neck ruffle; heart-shaped brim lined w/ net dotted w/ pink chenille. Pink and white ribbon ties; drawstring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bonnets (hats)
headgear
stitching
silk (textile)
weighting
Girls' clothing
Weighted
Hand Stitched
BONNET

Inscription

Typed note in lining: ""Bonnet worn by Emma G. Cummings in Cambridge, about 1860-1862.""

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Cummings

Accession Number

1923.338