Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1893-1896

GUSN

GUSN-51208

Description

Black silk velvet bonnet on wire foundation, trimmed with black ostrich feathers, black jet beading, and scalloped brim ornamented with black moiré bow with wire support. Elastic and moiré ribbon ties, black silk lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bonnets (hats)
beading (process)
moiré
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
jet (coal)
Hat
Bonnet
Women's clothing
Silk
Velvet
Moire
Beaded
Bonnet

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

10 1/2 x 8 1/2 x 6 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ruth White

Accession Number

1986.1097