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Shaker bonnet

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Shaker bonnet made in Hazardville, Town of Enfield, Connecticut for Shakers in Shaker settlement in Enfield, Connecticut in small factory owned partly by Amos D. Bridge of Hazardville. Shaker bonnet woven black and pale beige straw, untrimmed and unlined, with deep sun shield around face.

Credit Line

Gift of Charles A. Bridge

American, early 19th century

Object Place

Hazardville, (Shaker settlement in Enfield) Town, Connecticut


21 cm (8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Woven straw


Textiles and Fashion Arts