~1865-1870 Hat made from straw plait and hand stitched through overlapping plait in a spiral from the crown center. The brim is faced with turquoise blue ribbed silk with a separate head and side lining. It is wired at the edge of the brim. It is trimmed with a twisted blue velvet ribbon and ribbed silk ribbon. There is a frill over the brim of black machine lace and cream silk lace. There is one blue ostrich feather over the crown. Via National Trust~
Bonnet: ca. 1830's, silk in an extravagant shape, wide-brimmed and lined in pleated silk, trimmed with velvet ribbons and wide silk ribbons.