Infant's cap

American
18th century


Dimensions

11.5 x 11.5 cm (4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

07.98

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with silk embroidery, lace stitches, and drawnwork and linen bobbin lace insertion

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Infant’s cap. Strip of Flemish and bobbin lace in the back and front. Similar cap seen in one of Smybert’s pictures. The Misses Loring.

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses A. P. and M. P. Loring