Bobbin. cap

English
Middle to end of 19th century


Dimensions

26 x 110 cm (10 1/4 x 43 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.10 x .26

Accession Number

15.1207

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A flat cap for the top of the head with long tabs hanging down on each side of the face. Flowers and leaves joined by a coarse needlework “rèseau”.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henrietta Page