Infant's white mull cap

American
First quarter 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

19.8 x 18.5 cm (7 13/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.431

Medium or Technique

Cotton mull with cotton embroidery and linen and silk bobbin lace

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Cap crown a modified lozenge in shape, ground of symmetrically arranged stylized floral spray over forehead centerd at top of cap, eges trimmed with narrow flounces of bobbin lace, minute plaited linen drawstrings around face edge and across back of cap.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen Faulkner