Infant's cap

American
19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

14.6 x 15.5 cm (5 3/4 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

44.627

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with cotton embroidery and linen tape

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fine white linen embroidered with white linen thread in minute eyelet pattern, central leaf wreath at back, wreath of leaves and berries around face and neck of cap. Belonged to William Rich Hutton, born about 1824-1825.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Carleton Hunneman