This is a very nice old baby bonnet. It is made of silk and has cotton batting between the inner layer and the outer layer. They edge of the bonnet is done completely in a 1/4 inch of ruffled net lace. The front of the bonnet has a 1.5 inch fold with 3 rows of decorative knots. The front center has a "flower" bade of silk ribbon that is knotted at the end. The "flower" measures approx. 1 3/4 inch round. The back of the bonnet has 4 rows of stitching that are gathered. IT has 1.5 inch wide ribbon on each side to tie beneath the chin.
The bottom of the bonnet measures approx. 8 inches. The center (from the front to the center of the gathers at the back) measures approx. 6 inches (half of the bonnet).
This is a gorgeous old bonnet, and it is in wonderful condition. It has no stains or holes. It would be wonderful for your baby... or your baby doll!
These photos were made with the bonnet stuffed w/ tissue paper.
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