Register and save your own collections
Show Menu

Black Bonnet

Dublin Core

Identifier

VC2014002

Title

Black Bonnet

Description

Black bonnet of fishnet, wire, beads, sequins, and ribbon; structure composed of three wires intersecting at center and two thread-covered wire circumferences; small beads sewn in fish scale pattern on fishnet; larger beads on top; sequins clustered at center front; two black ribbons tied in center back with 25'' tails.; Black bonnet of fishnet, wire beads, sequins, and ribbon; structure composed of three wires intersecting at center, and two thread-covered wire circumferences; small beads sewn in fish scale pattern on fishnet; larger beads on top; sequins clustered at center front; two black ribbons tied in center back with 25'' tails.

Date

1880-1889

Subject

Clothing and dress

Extent

2 inches (center front length), other measurements: 24 inches (circumference), 25 inches (ribbon tails)

Type

Physical Object

Spatial Coverage

United States

Temporal Coverage

1880s

Rights

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC-EDU/1.0/

Rights Holder

© Vassar College Costume Collection. Images in this collection may be used for teaching, classroom presentation, and research purposes only. For other reuse, reproduction and publication of these images, contact costumeshop@vassar.edu.

Costume Item Type Metadata

Cataloguer with Date

Quinn Milton, 3/26/14

Color Main

black

Dimensions CF Length

2

Dimensions Other

24 inches (circumference), 25 inches (ribbon tails)

Dimensions All

2 inches (center front length), other measurements: 24 inches (circumference), 25 inches (ribbon tails)

Date Earliest

1880

Date Latest

1890

Culture

American

Gender

womenswear

Classification

costume
clothing

Category

Hats

Condition Term

poor

Condition

Missing beads, loose thread and wire; bent wire structure tears in ribbon mended with brown thread.

Storage Location

A8

Repository

Vassar College Costume Collection, Drama Department, 124 Raymond Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12604

Work Type

bonnet

Comments