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Bonnet bag

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Round bonnet bag of light brown striped twill, flat stiff bottom with five strips of wood inside; three encased hoops up sides; wool tape drawstring in top

Provenance

Inherited by Misses Aimee and Rosamund Lamb; Gift to the MFA, 1951

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

French, used in America, mid-19th century

Place of Use

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

France

Dimensions

Overall: 38.7 x 33 cm (15 1/4 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

51.342

Medium or Technique

Cotton twill, wool twill, wood

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles