Black felt bonnet

American
19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall: 18.5 x 23 x 16 cm (7 5/16 x 9 1/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.662

Medium or Technique

Felt, velvet, silk satin ribbon, cotton lining, and paper

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black felt bonnet, with flaring brim, brim faced with red velvet, bright blue satin band crossed in front and ties of same with the words “SALVATION ARMY” printed in red on natural manilla paper sewn to blue band.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marjorie W. Childs