Litchfield Historical society Details for Large yellow straw laid in horizontal pieces. Three bands of white woven wheat sheaths across brim and one across back. Light pink or white silk ribbon forming ties. white silk lining. From Pennypacker collection
Wedding bonnet Date: 1837 Culture: American Medium: cotton, silk Dimensions: 13 x 11 in. x cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Alvah E.
historicalfashion: “ English bonnet at the Victoria & Albert Museum, 1830 “ This hat is made from a base of straw plait, carefully stitched together to form the high crown and dramatic brim. The straw.