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Woman's bonnet

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Green and brown straw bonnet, green silk lining, pleated purple silk ribbon bavolet or curtain at back, purple silk ribbon ties


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, mid-19th century

Place of Manufacture

probably United States

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States


Overall: 22.2 x 17.8 x 25.4 cm (8 3/4 x 7 x 10 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Dyed and braided straw, plain weave silk


Textiles and Fashion Arts