A group of late 18th and 19th century hats and purses
Lot 193
A group of late 18th and 19th century hats and purses
Sold for £562 (US$ 945) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Oak Interior Chester
19 Apr 2012 11:00 BST

Auction 19887
Lot Details
A group of late 18th and 19th century hats and purses
Including a blue silk ugly, with six canes; a large green glazed cotton calash; two 1870s net, lace and velvet ribbon bonnets; a black straw bonnet and two further caps; two miser's purses; two beaded purses; a mesh purse; a knitted purse; a black cotton pocket with purse compartments and other items,
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Footnotes

  • The ugly was worn around the front of the bonnet, to give added protection from the sun, particularly with small-brimmed or spoon bonnets. For a depiction of an ugly from the Snowshill Collection see Nancy Bradfield, Costume in Detail, p. 191.
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  1. Claire Browne
    Specialist - Costume and Textiles
    Bonhams
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    Solihull, B93 0HT
    United Kingdom
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