Infant's cap

American
First half 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

15.5 x 15.2 cm (6 1/8 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

52.1783

Medium or Technique

Cotton net with cotton embroidery and cotton tape

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Background of split dot design, in center of cap crown and forehead band a repeat of daisy-like blossoms grouped in threes with feathery foliage; drawstrings in frong and back edges.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Grosvenor Calkins