Bonnet

Yellow leghorn; brim and crown in one piece; designed so that brim frames face closely; short cape of leghorn, trimmed with green ribbon divided down back so that one half is ribbed and the other half ombré; brim lined with cream colored georgette crepe; cluster of artificial flowers including white violets, on each side of brim facing.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marjorie W. Childs

Bonnet

  • American, about 1840
United States
Dimensions
65.5 cm (25 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Leghorn straw, ribbon, ombré
Classification
Costumes
Accession Number
51.658
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