Woman's embroidered net cap

American (Philadelphia)
1825


Object Place: Philidelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Dimensions

25 x 19 cm (9 13/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

52.1818

Medium or Technique

Linen net with cotton embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Round gathered crown with central rosette-like blossoms surronded by whirling stems, double ruffle of same embroiderred net in sprig and dot design around face and neck.

Credit Line

Gift of Mary Newbold Patterson Hale, (Mrs. Richard Walden Hale)