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Collection Burleigh Collection
Object Number 01.1081
Object Name Bonnet
Lexicon category 3: Personal Artifacts
Description Bonnet used as a prop for sitters of the artist, Charles C. Burleigh, Jr. (1848-1882).

Bonnet made of black fabric with black gros-grain ribbons at the sides and back. The sewn-in back of the bonnet is made of black corduroy fabric with a repeating geometric pattern embroidered in purple, green, orange and white. Detachable back inset made of black plush fabric decorated with seed beads in gold, green, navy and turquoise. Trimmed with a purple and black lace ruffle adorned with gold beads and five velvet floral decorations. Inside ticking fabric is made of blue and white check material.
People Burleigh, Charles C., Jr.
Image Location 001\01.1081.jpg