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A woman's regional bonnet

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A woman's regional bonnet with black velvet foundation covered with silver lace, gilt tinsel under center section and in two squares on sides, a few gilt sequins and paste stones sewn to lace, narrow gold bobbin lace edging around face.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Amy Pleadwell

Eastern European, 19th century

Object Place

East, Europe


33.6 cm (13 1/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Velvet, bobbin lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts