Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1889

GUSN

GUSN-37267

Description

Small, purple velvet bonnet covered with blue and gold lace on buckram foundation with purple velvet ties. Bonnet is trimmed with teal blue velvet ribbon and accented with a brown bird (hummingbird?), straight blue feather, and decorative insect pins, lined with white cambric.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bonnets (hats)
headgear
buckram
feather (material)
stitching
lace (needlework)
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
Aves (class)
feather (material)
Hat
Bonnet
Women's clothing
Velvet
Silk
Buckram
Lace
Cambric
Hand Stitched
Bird
Insect
Feather
Bonnet

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing; Headwear

Dimensions

7 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 5 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1934.2430