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Object Name Bonnet
Year Range from 1840
Year Range to 1850
Description A black straw bonnet fashioned from alternating bands of novelty weave; the novelty weave of straw and horsehair, with a black surface coloring; the interior lined with twin black silk; the exterior decorated with a piece of voided velvet on a plaid ground, cut on the bias and treated like ribbon, the voided velvet lined with red silk. 27.0 cm, back to front.
Accession Number 1983.61