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Silk bonnet, lined with silk in the brim and with linenin the crown,  ca. 1805-15. Vintage Textile, nr. 7474

Silk bonnet, lined with silk in the brim and with linenin the crown, ca. 1805-15. Vintage Textile, nr. 7474

Inside of bonnet - even the most elegant of bonnets can have interiors that look a bit slap-dash.  Trimmings and flowers could be changed out whenever the wearer wanted.

Inside of bonnet - even the most elegant of bonnets can have interiors that look a bit slap-dash. Trimmings and flowers could be changed out whenever the wearer wanted.

Straw bonnet, made by Cindy Van Sluys. See the "cheek tabs" or the long parts that would curl down around the cheek line, that the blue ribbons are attached to?  That is what makes this shape right vs. other reproduction bonnets.  That is absolutely essential for a good repro.  And just for good measure, the inside of her bonnet is more neatly made up than many originals I have seen.

Straw bonnet, made by Cindy Van Sluys. See the "cheek tabs" or the long parts that would curl down around the cheek line, that the blue ribbons are attached to? That is what makes this shape right vs. other reproduction bonnets. That is absolutely essential for a good repro. And just for good measure, the inside of her bonnet is more neatly made up than many originals I have seen.

Reticule Date: first quarter 19th century Culture: American Medium: cotton Dimensions: 8 in. (20.3 cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Mrs. James H. Post, 1952 Accession Number: 2009.300.2382

Reticule Date: first quarter 19th century Culture: American Medium: cotton Dimensions: 8 in. (20.3 cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Mrs. James H. Post, 1952 Accession Number: 2009.300.2382

Short cape, ca. 1860 American. Medium-dark green wool twill with matching soutache embroidery & bluish tassels, half circular hip length, pointed decorative hood with tassels on each side throat & CB&showing darker green silk lining, all edges with border of embroidery in grape vine pattern,3 hook & eye clasps. - http://theebonswan.blogspot.com

Short cape, ca. 1860 American. Medium-dark green wool twill with matching soutache embroidery & bluish tassels, half circular hip length, pointed decorative hood with tassels on each side throat & CB&showing darker green silk lining, all edges with border of embroidery in grape vine pattern,3 hook & eye clasps. - http://theebonswan.blogspot.com