Woman's bonnet

Woman's hat

American
1840s


Place of Use: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States; Place of Manufacture: probably Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 22.9 x 19.1 x 23.5 cm (9 x 7 1/2 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

99.664.103

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet, plain weave cotton lining

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Green velvet bonnet, deep brim, bavolet or curtain at back

Provenance

Worn by a member of the Robbins family; inherited by Ellen A. Stone; gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone