Infant's cap

English
18th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Height: 40 9/16 in. (103 cm)

Accession Number

38.1123

Medium or Technique

Lace, point

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Hollie point. Fine linen with band and medallion of hollie point set in back of cap. The rest of the cap is plain except for raised foliage pattern, formed by pressing while damp, and slightly starched, on carved board. See plate XC Symonds and Preece.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman