Quaker cap

American
Early 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

30 x 22.5 cm (11 13/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1771

Medium or Technique

Cotton organdy and linen drawstring

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Quaker cap of cream colored organdy, (originally white?), cap crown gathered into forehead band with draw string across back of neck, plain piece ending in short lappets added across forehead but not gathered.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Grosvenor Calkins