Infant's cap

American
First half 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

16.7 x 14.6 cm (6 9/16 x 5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

54.532

Medium or Technique

Cotton dimity

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Infant’s cap of white cotton corded dimity; body of cap cut on bias and gathered into small round cap crown, narrow self ruffle around face, ties bias folded figured muslin; several small cracks.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lorenz E. Ernst