Bonnet

Object number
FIC.2018.008
Date
circa 1845
Description
Gray/brown lightly quilted silk bonnet. Lined with light blue silk. Silk ribbons the same color as the lining act as lappets, up to 26 1/2 in. long. 4 in. long bavolet. Small, blue silk bow attached to center back where bavolet joins bonnet. Rows of quilting 1 3/4 in. apart. 4 in. extension turned back to reveal blue lining and act as a brim.
Materials
silk
Object Type
bonnets (hats)