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Bonnet - Light Blue Nylon Taffeta, late 1950s Reg. No: SH 880453
- Alternative Name(s): Sun Hat
Stiff blue nylon taffeta hat, hand-made. Worn by Andrew Reeves' sister in the late 1950s.
- Stiff blue nylon taffeta hat, with double thickness visor with inserted roule cord. Edging appears to have once had a lace trim, now removed. Bonnet gathered onto brim at front and back is threaded with a tape running through creating a neck flap. Colour is pale blue with tying ribbons made of same material. Hand-made.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr Andrew Reeves
|Dimensions:||56.00 cm (Diameter)|
|Dimension Comment:||This is probably the diameter measurement.|
|Tagged with:||handcrafts, sun protection|
|Themes this item is part of:||Childhood & Youth Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection|