Lace cap

Irish (Carrickmacross)
about 1860


Object Place: Carrickmacross, Ireland

Dimensions

22.5 x 21 cm (8 7/8 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

48.1298

Medium or Technique

Linen net with linen insertion and cotton embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Lace cap, spray of roses on crown, other smaller flowers in interspaces, flounce with minute flower sprigs around neck, two ruffles at face edge with minute flowering vine pattern, lappets with carnation design and powder of minute blossoms in background.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Walter B. Binnian