Woman's bonnet

American
about 1840
Labeled A. Partridge & Co.


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

height x width x D: 25.4 x 30.5 x 22.9 cm (10 x 12 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

48.1212

Medium or Technique

Silk taffeta trimmed with silk ribbons, lace, net

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White silk bonnet, trimmed with net and lace in zig-zag pattern around edges, with pink silk ribbon arranged inside and forming ties. Label: “A Partridge and Co./Mode de Paris, 201 Washington St., Boston.”

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Ward Thoron, to MFA 1948

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ward Thoron