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Child's bonnet

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Child's bonnet of white fancy net in shell pattern arranged in bands, bands separated by pale yellow silk ribbon insertions, piece of coarse white net sewn around bottom edge for strengthening cap.

Credit Line

Gift of Misses Mildred and Margaret Allen

American, First half 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

21.2 x 18 cm (8 3/8 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1962

Medium or Technique

Cotton netting with silk ribbon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes