Infant's bonnet

American
About 1893


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

20 x 13 x 10 cm (7 7/8 x 5 1/8 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.453

Medium or Technique

Silk crepe with silk embroidery, silk ribbon, and linen net and silk trim

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Infant’s bonnet of white silk crépe with embroidered all over dot, small round cap crown outlined with feather stitches, edges of cap trimmed with net and ribbon ruching, three pom poms of same net and ribbon at center of forehead, a bow at center back and ties of grosgrain ribbon, cap lined with white China silk.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Penelope Noyes