Digital Commonwealth

Bonnet

Item Information

Title:
Bonnet
Description:
A small shallow bonnet covered with pleated "crinkled" black crepe and ruffled crepe at the brim. It ties with a wide black grosgrain ribbon, and is lined with black silk taffeta. It is a mourning bonnet.
Date:
1880–1885
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
crepe (textile)
cloth
taffeta
bonnets (hats)
headgear
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Crepe
Taffeta
Grosgrain
Places:
Connecticut
MassachusettsEssex (county)Essex
Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.)
Extent:
8.5 in. x 7 in. x 3.25 in. (H x W x D)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
Accession #:
1991.473
Identifier:
2449