Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1891

GUSN

GUSN-37266

Description

Blue-gray velvet bonnet with gray velvet embroidered scrolling foliate pattern, trimmed with cream-colored velvet flowers, narrow velvet ties at center back, and metallic braid around brim. Buckram foundation lined with cambric.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bonnets (hats)
headgear
buckram
embroidering
stitching
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
foliation (pattern)
scrolling foliage
Hat
Bonnet
Bonnet

Inscription

Printed label on lining: ""Miss M. C. Lord / 149 A TREMONT ST / BOSTON"". (Log book says ""M.C. Ford""). (printed)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing; Headwear

Dimensions

7 3/4 x 6 1/2 x 4 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Morse and Miss Eleanor Hooper Jones

Accession Number

1934.2429

Places

Massachusetts (United States)