Indoor Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850-1875

GUSN

GUSN-51218

Description

Of off-white fine linen. The 4" wide front brim tapers at the chin area and extends to form ties. There is a straight 2 5/8" band across the back of the neck. It has a gathered crown and is machine sewn.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bonnets (hats)
headgear
linen (material)
machine sewing (technique)
Linen
Machine Sewn
BONNET, INDOOR

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Headwear

Dimensions

17.25 x 9.125 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.1116

Places

Massachusetts (United States)