Bonnet

Titles Bonnet
Description Channel-quilted winter bonnet/hood (stylistically resembling a calash) of black and purple checked silk with quilted curtain and black damask silk ribbon ties. Down-filled channels. Made by donor's grandmother, Lucretia Brush Pomroy, circa 1858. Bonnet was exhibited at Minnesota State Fair in 1955 by maker's granddaughter, Alice Pomroy.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Nomenclature bonnet (hat)
Materials silk
cambric
eiderdown (est.)
fiber
Creation Made by: Pomroy, Lucretia M. Brush
Made in: Hopkinton, Saint Lawrence County, New York, United States
Subjects Used by: Pomroy, Lucretia M. Brush
Pomroy, Alice L.
Used at: Minnesota State Fair
Used in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Used in: Hopkinton, Saint Lawrence County, New York, United States
Fairs and expositions
Clothing. Women's Hats & Headgear. Hats & Headgear. 1750-1850s
Clothing. Women's Hats & Headgear. Hats & Headgear. 1860s
Dates Creation: 1850 - 1858
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 9592.5 (Accession Number)

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