Infant's cap

American
18th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

16 x 13 cm (6 5/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.370

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with silk embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Infant’s linen cap; double flounce around face, each edged with narrow linen ruffle and upper one embroidered with minute quatrefoils and dots; crown gathered, in the center lace roundel and insertion band.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Wendell Taber