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Bonnet, white net foundation, edges covered with gathered bias cut café-au-lait taffeta, trimmed with ruching of same taffeta, with edges fringed, blue forget-me-nots and white taffeta ribbon at top and sides. Worn by Lucina Foster, born August 19, 1841, who married Frank Tripp, October 16,...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marion C. Tripp

American, mid-19th century

Object Place

United States


Overall: 20.3 x 20.3 x 22.9 cm (8 x 8 x 9 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk, net, lace, taffeta trimmed with ruching, flowers, and lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts