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Woman's hat
Woman's hat
Designer:
Date:
ca. 1855
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pleated Silk; Wire; Ribbons; Artificial Pearls; Gold Metallic Trim; Ostrich Feathers
Dimensions:
21 x 15.5 x 8 cm (8 1/4 x 6 1/8 x 3 1/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1985.40.37
Acquisition Date:
1985-07-10
Credit Line:

The Laura Dunlap Leach Collection

Small cap-like theater bonnet with short strings of pearls hanging from edge. Pearls and gold trim twisted together over white silk top, ribbon flowers and streamers of pink ribbon. Wired pearl 'antennae' and remnants of ostrich feathers at top front. Label: "Michniewicz-Tuvee/ 25 Place Vendome, Paris"