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Child's cap

American
First quarter 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

34 cm (13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1357

Medium or Technique

Linen; embroidered, needlepoint lace stitches

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Solidly embroidered background of design in closely spaced eyelets, design of feathery symmetrical leaf arrangement, worked with white linen thread with a few details in needlepoint lace stitches having a single motive in cap crown and the same motive repeated across forehead; edges unfinished.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Wilson E. Vandermark