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Woman's bonnet
Woman's bonnet
Date:
ca. 1850
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Plain Weave; Tulle
Dimensions:
21 x 26 x 18 cm (8 1/4 x 10 1/4 x 7 1/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Quaker
Accession Number:
1998.168
Acquisition Date:
1998-12-10
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. William E. Sharon

Gray silk plain weave poke bonnet with deep brim, gathered crown, neck ruffle, long ties at each side; lined in beige silk; edged with tulle. Bavolet of same, lined with heavy net; lower back of bonnet is open under the bavolet.