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Mid 19th Century Accessories

brown velvet

Godey's magazine - Google Books. "Silk net for the hair." 1859, November.

Godey's Magazine

Net to wear about the house with a wrapper. 1862 Italy

Abiti Antichi- cuffia 38 e 39

Another style of sunbonnet, with light cording parallel to the face edge, and a nice deep curtain gathered and tacked onto the neckline. Great sun protection!

Cloak mid-19th century The Metropolitan Museum of Art

26-12-11 Titel: Zeer wijde mantelet van zwarte zijde, om de schouder afgezet met stroken kant en gerimpeld zijden band Vervaardiger: onbekend Soort object: mantelet Vervaardigingsdatum: 1855 - 1865 Afmeting: lengte: 94.0 cm, lengte: 105.0 cm, breedte: 103.0 cm Materiaal: zijde Trefwoorden: kleding vrouw

Shawl in muslin embroidered white. 1847

Abiti Antichi- stola 15

Women's side-laced checked wool boots, 1850 / 325 x 321 / 87kbytes

Women's side-laced checked wool boots, 1850

Five ladies' purses, American, 1800-1860. Augusta Auctions: "2 miser's purses: 1 1800-1820 floral embroidered cream wool w/ m.o.p. acorn finials slides 1 1825-1850 plum w/ steel beading slides, L 16"; 3 tiny: 1 1800-1825 2 sided round red silk on birch bark w/ porcupine quill work, L 3.5"; 1 1830-1860 embroidered black velvet w/ steel frame, 3" 1 1800-1820 cotton knit green bead drawstring pouch. Brooklyn Museum

Augusta Auctions

Shoes 1800-1810 Manchester City Galleries - OMG that dress!

Shoes 1800-1810 Manchester City Galleries - OMG that dress!

Traveling bag, 1864 La Mode illustrée: journal de la famille - Google Books

La Mode illustrée

Just out of curiousity, I'd like to make up a drawn corduroy bonnet. The right, light weight, corduroy will be a must. Says "Drawn hat of corduroy gathered on 4 reeds."

The Henry Ford Costume Collection: 76.104.2 EM02P76_104_2D.JP2

cotton corded sunbonnet | Green Corded Bonnet – Part One

Green Corded Bonnet - Part One

Apron Date: mid-19th century Culture: American or European Medium: silk Dimensions: [no dimensions available] Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Edwin R. Metcalf, 1969 Accession Number: C.I.69.32.8

Apron | American or European | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Dark blue velvet ankle boots with blue satin trim and laces, ca. 1850-1870.

50s-60s quilted brim, brown polished cotton lining - Might work for travel impression. Though a more structured bonnet/hood seems to appear in paintings and fit with descriptions.