White ribbed silk crown, encircled with gathered satin sash caught with tabs of ribbed silk piped with satin and satin-covered buttons. Narrow brim of ribbed silk, satin and net rolled over chenille and floss silk braid. Stiffened gauze lining.
Pair of women's gloves, silk satin embroidered with gold metallic yarns and spangles. French, early century - in the Museum of Fine Arts Boston costume collection. (Note the peacock feather design in the embroidery.
All w/ original trim side ribbons: 1 ivory silk drawn bonnet w/ beige velvet pink cloth roses; 1 white straw w/ brocaded back skirt trimmed w/ lace, cloth flowers around brim; 1 black horsehair w/ straw pinstripe, black lace skirt, pink cloth flowers;