probably first half of 19th century
Object Place: United States
16 x 13.5 cm (6 5/16 x 5 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen plain weave with cotton embroidery, embroidered linen net, and linen tape
Not On View
Ground: fine white linen. Design: conventionalized sheaves of grain (?) worked with white linen in satin stitch and eyeket holes; small eyelet holes cover ground. Narrow bands of bobbin lace, probably English, joined linen in center of cap, and frame circular back of cap.
Gift of M. Eloise Talbot