Infant's cap

English
18th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Height x width: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)

Accession Number

38.1126

Medium or Technique

Lace, point

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Hollie point. Infant’s cap. Fine white linen with circular medallion and narrow band of hollie point set in back. Basket of flowers in circular medallion. Rest of cap plain, except for raised lozenge lattice formed by pressing the linen while damp and slightly starched, on a carved board.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman