Leghorn Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1830-1832

GUSN

GUSN-32609

Description

Large woven Leghorn straw bonnet; high brim, cut away (square) at neck; brim and neck edges trimmed with green silk; deep crown, trimmed with dark green, light green and lavender plaid ribbon with bow on top; ribbon is 4 1/2 ins. wide; crown has half-lining of canvas; brim is fully lined with cream silk woven with small scale diamond pattern.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bonnets (hats)
headgear
braiding
stitching
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
lozenges
plaids
Women's clothing
Straw
Silk
Hand Stitched
Braided
Plaid
Diamond
BONNET

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

8 (H) (inches)

Accession Number

1929.267

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