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Bonnet

Small jet beaded bonnet, black silk covered with black net, rosette-like flowers embroidered with jet beads on net, black velvet ruching around edges, lined with black taffeta; some of velvet worn away.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Anna C. Hoyt

American, About 1870

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

54.1107

Medium or Technique

Silk; Beaded, velvet, taffeta

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes