Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1879-1885

GUSN

GUSN-52923

Description

Small; brown velvet; trimmed with lighter brown striped satin bows and ribbon ties; ruched velvet bandeau and trim at brim; black lining; buckram foundation; gold feathers also.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bonnets (hats)
headgear
buckram
stitching
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Silk
Velvet
Buckram
Hand Stitched
BONNET

Inscription

Printed in gold lettering on lining: ""Louise / Regent Street / AND / Rue de la Paix, Paris / HONI SOIT QUI MAL Y PENSE"".

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman

Accession Number

1942.218