Digital Commonwealth

Bonnet

Item Information

Title:
Bonnet
Description:
Black and natural colored straw woven into wide, projecting brim on shallow crown with straw binding at edges and seams; tan canvas binding at nape of neck and at inner seam.
Maker:
Bridge, Amos D., Mr.
Date:
1860–1900
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
canvas
straw (plant material)
weaving
bonnets (hats)
accessories
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Shaker (Christian sect)
Straw
Coated Canvas
Woven
Shaker
Places:
Connecticut
MassachusettsEssex (county)Essex
Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.)
Extent:
8 in. x 10.5 in. x 6 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 #:
1991.1570
Identifier:
3075