Linen cap

Probably Dutch
18th century


Dimensions

15.5 x 15 x 11 cm (6 1/8 x 5 7/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.588

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with packed thread quilting and French knot embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Linen cap, with flat back and band around face worked with delicate floral pattern in raised quilting the ground completely covered with French knots; some stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Winthrop Coffin