Accession number: X.8.29
Date: circa 1870
Narrative: The style of bonnet and the machine stitching point to a c. 1870's child's or young adolescent girl's cap that had a brief fashion during this period but was not a fashion for women's caps. Machine made, mass produced.
Description: White cotton bonnet: brim, body, back and neck covered have pleats, frill at back of cap, ties, double brim.