Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1815-1825

GUSN

GUSN-54002

Description

Blue figures silk damask, floral garland stripe; twill ground; brim is stiffened with wire to stand almost upright; brim has rounded edges; crown is trimmed with self-piping and self-ribbon bow, also trimmed with beige silk fringe; beige satin bow above neck brim and neck ruffle lined with chartreuse yellow silk; brim is stiffened with paper? covered with buckram; very long blue silk satin ties at neck; bows stiffened with wires.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bonnets (hats)
headgear
buckram
damask
stitching
silk (textile)
stripes
floral patterns
Women's clothing
Silk
Damask
Buckram
Hand Stitched
Stripe
BONNET

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

16 (W) (inches)

Accession Number

1945.167