probably 19th century
Object Place: France
16.5 x 15.6 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton mull with cotton embroidery, linen lace, and linen ties
Not On View
The back of fine cream colored muslin is worked with cream colored cotton in laid and eyelet stitches in delicate conventionalized floral pattern. Straight and wedge-shaped pieces of similar embroidery, joined by bands of bobbin lace, complete the cap. Worn and stained.
Gift of Mrs. DeWitt Clinton Cohen