Woman's bonnet

French (Brittany)
Probably 19th century


Object Place: Brittany, France

Dimensions

93 cm (36 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1841

Medium or Technique

Silver, embroidered

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s bonnet. Solidly embroidered with gilt-silver wire, bands and balls; stiff wire brim with gilt-silver bands and wire embroidered on gilt-silver ground. Lined with pink cotton or linen. Long gilt-silver chin straps.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection