Infant's cap

American
about 1837


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

14 x 12.3 cm (5 1/2 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

41.717

Medium or Technique

Cotton net embroidered with silk

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ground: white, machine-made, net. Design: crudely drawn-leaves and flowers, darned with white linen thread at back of cap, and around face. Stained. Caps made by Mrs. Alpheus Parker in Lowell, Massachusetts.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Grace I. Linscott