Search

Woman's bonnet

early 19th century


Dimensions

Overall: 24.8 x 19.7 x 26.7 cm (9 3/4 x 7 3/4 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

99.664.107

Medium or Technique

Braided straw, paper lining, wire wrapped in silk

Not On View

Collections

Americas , Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Straw bonnet with continuous crown and brim, alternating braided pattern, silk corded wire around inside edge, paper lining inside 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