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Bonnet
(19th century)

Medium
silk, cotton, metal
Measurements
(a) 26.0 × 23.5 × 21.0 cm (bonnet)
(b) 79.0 × 67.5 cm (veil)
(c) 4.0 × 0.4 cm (hat pin)
(d) 4.0 × 0.4 cm (hat pin)
Place/s of Execution
England
Inscription
none
Accession Number
719.a-d-D4
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Misses M. K. and A. E.Butler, 1948
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Dark green velvet bonnet with orange organza ribbon trim under brim, scalloped edged ties and detached dark green veil. Hat pins are quite plain and small with black baubles at ends.