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Baby bonnet

Baby bonnet
Title
Baby bonnet
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Linen
Dimensions 
overall (flat): 18 x 8 x 3/4 in. ( 45.7 x 20.3 x 1.9 cm )
Description 
Ecru linen and handmade linen bobbin lace close fitting baby bonnet, one panel runs from the neck over the top of the head to the forehead, there are two panels on each side; the panels are made of alternating rows of linen with three rows of tucks, and lace with wavey pattern in the center, the bonnet is trimmed on all edges with a triple ruffle of linen trimmed with lace, there are fabric ties on either side, as well as threaded through the neck edge and the brim edge which are used to cinche the bonnet snug to the head.
Object Number 
INV.14574.8
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group