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A poke bonnet

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A poke bonnet of tan silk gathered onto wire framework, trimmed with tan and white ombré striped ribbon.

Credit Line

Gift of Misses Mildred and Margaret Allen

American, About 1840

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

52 cm (20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

51.1965

Medium or Technique

Silk; Ombré, ribbon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes