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Object ID 1980.005.074
Object Name Bonnet
Collection Costume and Accessories
Credit line Gift of Mrs. Thomas Holcomb II
Year Range from 1800
Year Range to 1820
Description Hand-stitched lady's calash or day bonnet made from plain weave tan silk over a ribbed construction. The bonnet has a ruffle covering the back of the neck and two ties under the chin at the front. It is lined in orange-brown plain weave silk.
Dimensions W-20 L-20 inches
Dimension Details Overall dimensions including neck ruffle but excluding ties, which are 15 1/2" long each.
Subjects Bonnets
Clothing & dress
Search Terms Bonnets
Calash Bonnets
Nineteenth Century
Room Read Bedroom
Material Silk