Cap

American
Second half 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

Overall (measured flat on side w/o ties): 31.8 x 22.9 cm (12 1/2 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

53.2249

Medium or Technique

Net; taffeta; bobbin lace; taffeta ribbon

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Cap of black dotted net with fall of the same net; front edge, with central point, trimmed with narrow ruffles of black taffeta, black bobbin lace and white blonde lace; two crossing black taffeta ribbons at back of cap; black taffeta ribbon ties.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Eleanor E. Barry