mid1800's Silk Bonnet

This hat is a wired silk covered buckram hat. It was made to go with a silk Mourning Dress. It is not for "deep mourning" that would have to be all black. The rushing is was made with a wired French ribbon and the black tatted trim was pre-beaded.

Photo by Me.

Last Revision: 1 Sept 1998

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