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Sunbonnet

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White cambric sunbonnet gathered at back, two casings and drawstrings inside at back; three corded bands across top with gathered sections in between, ball fringe along edge of front band; long skirt, long ties

Provenance

Inherited by Misses Aimee and Rosamund Lamb; Gift to the MFA, 1951

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

American, second quarter of 19th century

Object Place

New England, United States

Dimensions

34 x 32 cm (13 3/8 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.380

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave (cambric)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes