Regional bonnet, in two panels (one panel)

French
19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

14.5 x 23.5 cm (5 11/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

50.2711b

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Regional bonnet, in two panels, curved on top from the sides, cloth of silver with a floral spray on each panel, worked with spiral silver thread, sequins, flat silver foil, and set with glass jewels; cloth of silver worn, silver embroidery tarnished and stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell