Object Place: France
16.5 x 12.5 cm (6 1/2 x 4 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery, linen lace, and linen tape
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Ground: ivory cotton muslin. Design: small scale floral pattern, combined with interlacing serpentines embroidered with white cotton. 2 rows of light pinkish purple ribbon loops at front of cap flanked by rows of bobbin lace around bottom. Drawstring in bottom. Narrow ivory ribbon ties at front bottom corners.
Gift of Miss Lois Lilley Howe