Cap

American


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

31 x 47.5 cm (12 3/16 x 18 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.232

Medium or Technique

Cotton gauze with cotton embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Elongated flat oval in shape, dot over background, three concentric small circles of dot and figure eight interlace surrounding a whirling spray of minute leaves in center back of cap, deep border across face of minute slender stems bearing stylized leaves and blossom, the whole design surrounded by figure-eight interlace, drawstrings all around cap; stained, several small holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Fred B. Lund