​Museum and Library Hour Changes

On Wednesday, April 25, the Museum and Library will open at 2 pm. For a full list of gallery closures, click here.

Child's bonnet

Object Number: 
INV.11836
Date: 
1810-1840
Medium: 
Cotton, linen
Dimensions: 
overall (flat): 22 7/8 x 8 7/8 x 1/4 in. ( 58.1 x 22.5 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
White cotton child's long-eared bonnet made in two panels, one panel covers the back of the head and is shirred around the panel which goes over the head from ear to ear, there is floral whitework throughout and handmade linen bobbin lace trims the edges, there are two ties at the front corners.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group