Mid Victorian Margaret Hale Straw Bonnet

$135.00

Our Margaret Hale straw bonnet is named after our favorite Victorian literary heroine from North and South. This close fitting straw spoon bonnet sits neatly against the head and should be worn with tightly tied hairstyles. This bonnet features naturally dyed silk ribbons and vintage velvet flowers.

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Description

This 100% all natural narrow braid 3-end straw plait bonnet is designed after an original straw bonnet in the collection of the Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum. This bonnet shape was at its height during the 1840s, 1850s, and 1860s and was worn with or without a bavolet (curtain). The extant bonnet shown in the images is in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and dates to the 1860s.

Colors: Salmon Pink, Cream, and Green

Brim depth: 8.5 inches

Back width: 4.5 inches

Front width: 10 inches

Additional information

Weight2 lbs
Dimensions12 × 11 × 11 in