Peaked cap

French (Brittany)
19th century


Object Place: Brittany, France

Dimensions

21 x 19 x 7 cm (8 1/4 x 7 1/2 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

49.70

Medium or Technique

Linen embroidered on muslin and netting, and bobbin lace ties

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Peaked cap, front of muslin much starched, embroidered with elaborate stylized floral design in eyelet and cut work stitches, back of heavily embroidered net, narrow band at top gathered tightly, ecru colored bobbin lace ties.

Provenance

Gift of (the late) Mrs Albert R. Daloz (through her son L. Albert Daloz)

Credit Line

Gift of (the late) Mrs. Albert R. Daloz