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Bonnet - White Lawn, 1913 Object Reg. No: SH 890309

White lawn bonnet made by donor's grandmother, Ada Humphreys, in 1913. Used around that date.
White lawn baby's bonnet, with hand embroidered eyelet pattern. Pleated lace trim around face. Satin ribbon binding neck edge. Bonnet has two triangular flaps, edged with lace. Portion of satin ribbon for tying on left corner, ribbon on right corner lost. Separate piece for back of head.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mrs M. Warland, 1989
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 20.00 cm (Height)

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Tagged with: handcrafts
Themes this item is part of: Childhood & Youth Collection, Clothing & Textiles Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection
Primary Classification: CLOTHING
Secondary Classification: Child
Tertiary Classification: headwear
Date Made: 1913
Place & Date Used: New South Wales, Australia, 1913 or later

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