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A half bonnet of green velvet

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A half bonnet of green velvet, front edge with point in center, covered with gathered matching velvet, rosette bow of green satin ribbon on top, two sets of ties, one green satin, one green velvet.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marjorie W. Childs

American, about 1870

Object Place

United States


Overall (without ties and streamers): 15.2 x 17.8 x 17.8 cm (6 x 7 x 7 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet, satin


Textiles and Fashion Arts