Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1837

GUSN

GUSN-42866

Description

Straw bonnet with white satin lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bonnets (hats)
headgear
braiding
stitching
satin
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
wire
Women's clothing
Straw
Silk
Satin
Wire
Braided
Hand Stitched
BONNET

Inscription

Handwritten paper note pinned to lining, right side: ""Dunstable Straw Bonnet. / Worn in 1825 by / Mrs. Ruth (Richardson) Upham of Melrose. / Loaned by / Mary Upham Arnold / Esther N. Upham.""

Additional Identification Number

7.1925

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1925.137B