Infant's cap

American
18th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

16.2 x 14.1 cm (6 3/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.1299

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with linen bobbin lace insertion

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Infant’s cap of white linen made in two pieces joined with central band of bobbin lace insertion running from center of forehead to center of back, edges trimmed with narrow white linen ruffle, drawstring in back.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Walter B. Binnian