Woman's embroidered mull cap

French
first half 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

24.5 x 20.5 cm (9 5/8 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.2690

Medium or Technique

Mull, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Design in crown and around face of six petalled rosettes and small curly-edged leaves worked with white cotton in satin, chain, and eyelet stitches; narrow borders of drawn work and small dots edged with small pointed scallops worked in buttonhole stitch; two plain mull ties; yellowed; a number of stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Alice Bradford Lovett