Infant's cap

American
first half of 19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

16 x 16.2 cm (6 5/16 x 6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

46.263

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with cotton embroidery and drawn-work

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White linen with all-over dot and eyelet embroidery, cap crown drwanwork lozenges enclosing eyelets, band around face conventionalized floral embroidery. Fold of white muslin around face and neck edges added later.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. F. Gorham Brigham