First half 19 century
Object Place: France
24.5 x 20.5 cm (9 5/8 x 8 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton mull with cottom embroidery and silk gross grain ribbon drawstring
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Woman’s embroidered mull cap, small all over dot, minute floral wreath embroidered in center of cap crown, bobbin lace entre-deux between cap crown and top of cap which is gathered full to fuff out, forehead band has minute serpentine flowering vine embroidered all the way around it, draw string in back of neck, short lappets at end of forehead band; a few brownish stains and small holes.
Gift of Mrs. James Wheeler