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Object Name Bonnet
Other Name Cap
Object ID # 1978.1.6
Creator Maker Unknown
Place of Origin probably Southeastern Pennsylvania
Year Range from 1900
Year Range to 1930
Material Silk, Velvet
Dimensions W-8.5 L-9 inches
Description A ladies plain bonnet made out of black velvet. The 2.00" wide brim is attached to a soft unstuctured crown with box pleating at the attachemnet which creates the puckered style to the crown. There are two self-fabric ribbon rossettes attached to the sides of the bonnet. There are two black silk satin ribbon ties attached to the inside sides of the brim averaging 15.00" long.
Provenance There is no information about the maker or origin of this piece.
Source Gift of Priscilla L. Delp
Collection Clothing-Accessories