Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1846

GUSN

GUSN-38668

Description

Cream chevron bands (resemble passementerie), with overlay of straw meander; brim has round edges, and extends to form neck band; round crown, with sprial pattern of straw; fully lined with black silk; wire band along brim and neck is covered with cream silk; no trimming or neck ties.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bonnets (hats)
headgear
stitching
horsehair
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
taffeta
wire
Women's clothing
Straw
Silk
Wire
Taffeta
Horsehair
Hand Stitched
BONNET

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1936.607