Child's bonnet

American
Second half 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

Overall: 16.5 x 17.8 x 14 cm (6 1/2 x 7 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.854

Medium or Technique

Milan straw, horsehair, lace, velvet

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Child’s bonnet of natural colored Milan straw, edges finished with band of straw and horsehair lace, edge of brim faced with pleated red velvet, bias band of white velvet around outer brim; label in gold: Mrs. L.B. Gilmore, 319 Essex Street, Lawrence, Mass.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Pease