First quarter 19th century
Object Place: USA
18.7 x 14.4 cm (7 3/8 x 5 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen plain weave with silk embroidery, linen and silk bobbin lace, and cotton (?) cord
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Infant’s cap made of alternating bands of bobbin lace with minute vien design and bands of fine white linen embroidered in miute sprig with white linen thread, double ruffle of bobbin lace on face edge, single lace ruffle on back; four minute plaited linen drawstrings over forehead, one at back.
Gift of Miss Ellen Faulkner