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One tan glazed straw decorated with white horsehair, having ruffled bavolet, straw bows and delicate red-stemmed blue flowers, underside of brim trimmed in black and cream lace with pink cloth flowers, silk lining and ties, includes custom mount. 9 x 10 x 5 1/2. (Trim losses, large tears to ties, wear to edge binding) good. One ecru horsehair with unlined tall brim having fancy weave straw border trimmed with chiffon ruffles and polychrome cloth flowers, under-brim having a band of small pink roses, pink satin ties. Worn in The Woman in Fashion, plate XXII and displayed on the Mary Lincoln mannequin in the 1965 Monsanto Disneyland exhibition "Fashion and Fabrics Through the Ages". 11 x 12 x 8. (Re-trimmed mid 20th C) very good.

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TWO BONNETS with HORSEHAIR, 1860, 1863

Estimate $250 - $350Apr 28, 2018