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Bonnet

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A bonnet of yellow leghorn straw, pleated skirt in back and trimming over top of bonnete as well as ties in front of purple silk ribbon with narrow black and white woven border.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marjorie W. Childs

American, about 1855

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

63.7 cm (25 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.660

Medium or Technique

Leghorn straw, ribbon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes