|Description||Men's boater hat consisting of palmetto straw, said to be swamp palmetto, with a deep crown. Hatband consisting of 1.5-inch wide grosgrain black ribbon with a flat bow on one side. A red ribbon is tied to black leather sweatband inside the crown.|
|Dimensions||H-3.5 W-14 L-14.5 inches|
|Owned||Mrs. J. M. Bonney ; unidentified Confederate soldier|
|Made||Mrs. J. M. Bonney in Satortia, Mississippi, CSA|
|Provenance||Mrs. J. M. Bonney of Satortia, Mississippi, made and shaped the boater out of common swamp palmetto; she made many of these for the "Boys in Gray."|
Bonney, J. M., Mrs.
unidentified Confederate soldier