mid-1850's Flora Francine Bronze Low Brimmed Silk Bonnet (Brim 2)
Bronze silk over a buckram and net form. Curtain lined with cotton netting. Organdy head lining. Bias bound. Velvet crossband. Silk fashion and utility ties. Antique flowers. English cotton net cap. Appropriate for fashionable 1857-1860 impressions.
Pattern drawn from extant bonnets and fashion plates. Sized for 22.5" head.