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Regional bonnet, in two panels (one panel)

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Regional bonnet, in two panels, curved on top from the sides, ground cloth of silver with brocaded floral design embroidered in gold spiral thread, silver and gold sequins, and flat crimson foil on which another flower is embroidered in spiral gold thread, gold and silver sequins, and flat...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

French, 19th century

Object Place



14 x 24 cm (5 1/2 x 9 7/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk, gilt metal thread, and cotton weaving with gold bullion, spangles, and foil paper embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts