Sun bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-40768

Description

White cotton; ribbed; stiffened brim; crown and neck ruffle of sheer embroidered muslin; crown embroidered w/ dots; neck ruffle (probably a border to a dress) embroidered w/ paisley motif (curving branches); plain cotton ties.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sunbonnets
headgear
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
reeding
dots
floral patterns
paisley
Adolescent Women's clothing
Women's clothing
Embroidered
Ribbed
Hand Stitched
Dotted
Paisley
Floral
BONNET

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1940.907