Woman's cap of embroidered net

American
First half 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

27 x 23 cm (10 5/8 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1359

Medium or Technique

Linen net with cotton embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Gathered large crown with spray in center of three large blossoms and leaves, forehead band ornamented with row of daisies, powder of six pointed stars in ground, short lappets at end of forehead band. Trimming now removed.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. George Burt Walker