White net cap

Bohemian
early 20th century


Object Place: Bohemia

Dimensions

53.3 cm (21 in.)

Accession Number

50.764

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Shade shape area in center of crown and forehead band embroidered with gold and silver metal thread and a little white linen thread in almost solid design of highly stylized carnations, daisies, and rosettes, worked through stiffened fabric placed between two layers of net; loops of heavy thread around bottom edge.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lucy Brigham