Bonnet

French
1800–05


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Overall: 15.2 x 21 x 19.7 cm (6 x 8 1/4 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.1580

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave, silk net, silk ribbon, silk floss covered buttons, and silk cord

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Bonnet. White silk with crossed tabs trimmed with cording over net lining at top; floss-covered buttons at sides and center. Heavier silk band twisted along edge; chenille and floss silk braid and net ruffles at edge. Pink silk ribbon bow on left side. Drawstring at back.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection