Embroidered net cap

American
19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

21.5 x 21 cm (8 7/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

48.1216

Medium or Technique

Linen net with cotton embroidery

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Embroidered net cap, round gathered crown with concentric circles of eyelets, narrow flounce across neck, four flounces on forehead band, all flounces as well as ties embroidered with pyramid edge and eyelet in center of each pyramid.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ward Thoron