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Woman's bonnet

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White and black woven horsehair bonnet, lined with black silk and a strip of wool fabric

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, 1850s

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 25.4 x 16.5 x 20.3 cm (10 x 6 1/2 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

99.664.109

Medium or Technique

Woven horsehair, plain weave silk and wool lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes