Bonnet

American
about 1835


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

87.5 cm (34 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.656

Medium or Technique

Leghorn straw, satin, moiré, velvet, ribbon; embroidery

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black leghorn with deep, round crown, wide brim over face; trimmed with black satin and moiré ribbon; black velvet ribbon ties; brim lined with black lutestring and faced with fancy white horsehair and yellow straw ribbon and embroidered with coral pink beads.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marjorie W. Childs