Cap

Egyptian
Late 19th century


Dimensions

54 cm (21 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .54 around the bottom of the cap.

Accession Number

03.1355

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White cotton on which is a design of diamonds, worked with red silk. The spaces between the diamonds are quilted with white cotton.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst