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Baby bonnet

Baby bonnet
Title
Baby bonnet
Date 
1880-1910
Medium 
Linen
Dimensions 
overall (flat): 17 1/2 x 6 5/8 x 1 in. ( 44.4 x 16.8 x 2.5 cm )
Description 
Ecru linen close-fitting collared baby bonnet made in two panels, the back panel is horseshoe shaped edged with piping, the other panel goes across the top of the head from ear to ear, the panels are made of alternating bands of machine made bobbin-style linen lace, and machine embroidered floral whitework, the collar is linen trimmed with two rows of the lace with a band whitework between, the brim is trimmed with a triple ruffle with lace trim, there are fabric ties at the front of each side, fabric ties are encased along the neck edge under the collar, to cinch the bonnet snug.
Object Number 
INV.14574.10
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group