probably 18th century
Object Place: Italy
Diameter around face: 45 cm (17 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Embroidery; punto scritto
Not On View
Cream colored linen with all-over pattern worked in “punto-scritto” with crimson silk. The top of the cap is gathered, the gathered covered by a wheel of point lace worked with red silk. Linen gathered at back with red draw-string run in.
Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman