Child's bonnet

American
First half 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

21.2 x 18 cm (8 3/8 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1962

Medium or Technique

Cotton netting with silk ribbon

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Child’s bonnet of white fancy net in shell pattern arranged in bands, bands separated by pale yellow silk ribbon insertions, piece of coarse white net sewn around bottom edge for strengthening cap.

Credit Line

Gift of Misses Mildred and Margaret Allen