Irish point lace cap, Carrickmacross
second quarter of 19th century
45 cm (17 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .45 around the face
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Machine-made net, the design of open flowers and sprays of opposite leaves is of lawn and applied. A straight piece of lace with seams taken in the back to make it fit the head. One gradulated string of lace.
Gift of Miss E. E. P. Holland