Infant's cap

American
18th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

15.8 x 15 cm (6 1/4 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.459

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with silk embroidery and linen bobbin lace insertion and linen tape

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fine white linen, cut in five pieces, joined by narrow bands of bobbin lace. Bordered, in part, by delicate vine pattern worked in chain-stitch with white linen thread.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Wendell Taber