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Cream silk net bonnet with net ruffle framing the face and around the neck; a diamond-shape design at back created by silk satin piping trimmed with lace; cream and pale green ribbon ties and bows.


Inherited by Winifred Blair Spurr, donor's mother, from her mother Flora Hobbs; Inherited by donor, June 2003; Gift to the MFA, June 23, 2004

Credit Line

Gift of Jeffrey B. Spurr in memory of Winifred B. Spurr

American, about 1832

Object Place

New Hampshire, United States


Overall: 34.3 x 27.9 cm (13 1/2 x 11 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk net, ribbon, satin and lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts