Infant's cap

French
mid-19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

18.1 x 14.5 cm (7 1/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.2447

Medium or Technique

Cotton muslin with cotton embroidery and linen Valenciennes lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Infant’s cap of white muslin, small round crown finished with Valenciennes lace ruffle, embroidered with white cotton thread, deisng over forehead of four rows of corded piping flanked by traingular motives and floral sprays, minute blossoms powdered over ground, drawstring in back.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles B. Perkins