Infant's cap

American


Dimensions

14.2 x 12.5 cm (5 9/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

12.408

Medium or Technique

Linen with cotton and silk embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Made probably between 1830–40 by Mr. Strong’s mother. Diagonal bands of drawn-work separating bands of linen embroidered with raised dots and delicate vines.

Provenance

Made probably between 1830-40 by Mr. Strong's mother.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George A. Strong