Infant's cap

American
Early 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

14.7 x 17.2 cm (5 13/16 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

52.1334

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave wth cotton embroidery with cotton tape

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Embroidered with white cotton, all over quatrefoil sprig, border over forehead of leaf and two blossoms repeated, fullness gathered into small round cap crown, drawstrings across forehead and back of cap; a number of small brown stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Emma E. Porter