Capeline Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-38504

Description

Purple faded to brown silk gauze;d hoops and shirring and ruched brim; long neck ruffle trimmed with brown shirring; bow at back; faded purple striped silk ribbon ties; brim lined with self fabric; crown stiffened with cotton.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bonnets (hats)
headgear
cotton (textile)
gauze
stitching
silk (textile)
Women's clothing
Silk
Gauze
Cotton
Hand Stitched
BONNET

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1936.356