Woman's cap of white mull

American
First half 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

26 x 20.5 cm (10 1/4 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.601

Medium or Technique

Cotton with cotton embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s cap of white mull with brocaded dot, large cap crown gathered all around, seams corded and piped, narrow edging of eyelet embroidery around face and neck, draw string in front of forehead band.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. Elizabeth Sears, in memory of her sister, Mary Crease Sears