Augusta Auctions
Live Auction

Spring Sartorial Surprise - Visions of Vintage

Tue, May 10, 2022 11:00AM EDT
Lot 210

TWO QUAKER BONNETS, AMERICA, c. 1860 & c. 1865

Estimate: $300 - $500

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$2,000 $100
$5,000 $250
$10,000 $500
$20,000 $1,000
$40,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$500,000 $10,000
$1,000,000 $25,000
1 purple wool twill Quaker bonnet w/ machine diamond quilted brim & neck guard, wired brim, worn by Patience Johnson Chase c. 1860, depth 9.5", Wd 8", Ht 10", (wires poking out of brim & crown join, ribbon discoloration, tiny-0.75" wear spots/holes) good; 1 bronze silk satin bonnet w/ double tucked neck guard, flat bow at CB w/ bias trimmed ends, Quaker bonnet made in Salem, Iowa by Margaret Thompkins c. 1865, depth 9", Wd 7", Ht 10",( tiny-0.5" pulls/scuffs, ribbon ties stained/worn, 0.5"-1" holes & spot stains to lining or brim, small tape residue in brim, 1" pen mark inside brim) very good. Museum of History & Industry.



Available payment options

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Amex
  • Diners
  • Discover
  • JCB
  • Union Pay
PACKING/SHIPPING/INSURANCE: The cost of packing and shipping of purchased lots is the responsibility of the purchaser. We have added personnel to our staff to pack and ship lots purchased by on-line Bidders. A fee of $15 ($25 for international shipments where customs forms are required) is charged for packing & handling of each lot. In addition, the actual cost of shipping & insurance will be charged to your account or invoiced to your Bidsquare account. All shipments are sent via UPS, FedEx or the United States Postal Service and insured for the hammer price. Lots won by successful online Bidders will be shipped automatically to the address provided on your Bidsquare registration form once shipping and packaging fees are paid. The total cost will be charged to the credit card on file or paid directly through Bidsquare. Due to the volume of shipping anticipated after the sales event, packing and shipping may require up to fourteen (14) business days from receipt of cleared payment. Once the package has been shipped, any shipping related issues or claims are between the shipper and the purchaser. Augusta Auction Co. shall not be responsible for any acts or omissions in the packing and shipping of purchased lots.