Bonnet

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1861-1862

GUSN

GUSN-73743

Description

White tulle with tiny embroidered silk flowers; tulle pleated around crown; wired crown & brim; stiffened netting throughout bonnet; pleated neck ruffle; brim & neck ruffle trimmed with scalloped black netting; inside brim lined with scalloped tulle; white taffeta ribbon covering wire at brim & crown back; inside lining of white tulle; starched cotton sprays of light purple lilacs with green leaves at crown and inside brim; white taffeta neck ties; long & wide taffeta ribbon bow ties.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bonnets (hats)
headgear
lace (needlework)
Women's clothing
Lace
BONNET

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Headwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6150