Child's cap

19th century


Dimensions

Diameter around face: 36 cm (14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1292

Medium or Technique

Beadwork

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Cream colored cotton knitted with openwork whirling disc in back worked with yellow beads, the main part of cap powdered with roses worked with pink, red, green and white beads, and bordered with foliage worked with green beads. Edged with narrow machine-made lace; two green ribbon ties. Stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman