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Woman's bonnet

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Green velvet bonnet, deep brim, bavolet or curtain at back

Provenance

Worn by a member of the Robbins family; inherited by Ellen A. Stone; gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Woman's hat

American, 1840s

Place of Manufacture

probably Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 22.9 x 19.1 x 23.5 cm (9 x 7 1/2 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

99.664.103

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet, plain weave cotton lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes