Sunbonnet Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Sunbonnet

Contributor

  • Researcher: Matheson, Rebecca Jumper
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Donor: Vik, Mrs. Allan C.
    Contributor Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 1830/1839

Language

  • No Language

Description

  • Content Description: Sunbonnet of tan and blue braided straw. The hat has a wired brim and a grayish-white silk lining. It is trimmed in tan silk ribbon, and the bavolet, or back panel which shades the neck, is composed of brown, brick red, tan and blue striped cotton fabric. The ties are of brown silk taffeta and are attached to lower edge of brim with a herringbone stitch. The TFC thanks Rebecca Jumper Matheson for her research on this object.
  • Physical Description: Approx. 38cm. from front of brim to back; brim is 16.5 cm. deep.

Subject

  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Hats (Headgear)
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Social Life and Customs - Clothing - Accessories - Hats
  • Art and Architecture Thesaurus (Getty): Straw Work

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Start Date: 1830
  • End Date: 1839

Collection

  • Name: Texas Fashion Collection
    Code: TXFC

Institution

  • Name: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
    Code: UNTCVA

Rights

  • Rights Access: public
  • Rights License: by-nc-nd
  • Rights Statement: All Texas Fashion Collection content and images are copyrighted.

Resource Type

  • Physical Object

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: 1998.002.014
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc30282

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