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Woman's bonnet

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Straw bonnet with red velvet trim which ties at back, red velvet bow at back, bunch of faux cherries tied to ribbon at top

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, 1860s

Place of Manufacture

probably United States

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 26.7 x 17.1 x 25.4 cm (10 1/2 x 6 3/4 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

99.664.108

Medium or Technique

Braided straw, silk velvet, and lacquer, wire, and paper faux cherries

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes