Infant's cap

American
Early 19th century
Mrs. Charles Sever


Dimensions

18 x 16 cm (7 1/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

05.53

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with cotton embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Laid-work and stiletto-work. White linen lawn embroidered with white. Made between 1830 and 1834 by Mrs. Charles Sever (Charlotte Webster) of Boston, the mother of Mrs. Cowing.

Provenance

Made between 1830 and 1834 by Mrs. Charles Sever (Charlotte Webster) of Boston, the mother of Mrs. Cowing.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Walter H. Cowing