Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1865-1866

GUSN

GUSN-7038

Description

Brown straw braid; trimmed with black and lavender ribbons of twos types; bow at back and inner ruffle of same purple and white ribbon; neck ruffle stiffened with buckram; brim has wire support; ribbon ties of black silk with purple coral motif.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bonnets (hats)
headgear
braiding
buckram
figure- and animal-derived motifs
corals (animals)
coral (material)
stitching
silk (textile)
straw (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
corals (animals)
coral (material)
plaids
Women's clothing
Straw
Silk
Buckram
Braided
Hand Stitched
Plaid
Coral
BONNET

Inscription

Printed label: ""12"" [stock number].

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Headwear

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ruth Child

Accession Number

1935.1175