Infant's cap

English
18th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Height x width: 9/16 in. (1.5 cm) folded

Accession Number

38.1125

Medium or Technique

Lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Hollie point. Infant’s cap. Fine white linen with band of hollie point from front to back with the letter S and G or C in middle of back, over crown. The rest of cap plain except for fine seed stitches and raised detached lozenges formed by pressing while damp and slightly starched on carved board. Brown stains.

Credit Line

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