Infant's cap

American
about 1837


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

15.2 x 15.5 cm (6 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

41.718

Medium or Technique

Linen lace with silk embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ground: white, machine-made, net. Design: crudely drawn leaves, darned with white linen thread, at back of cap and over cap, with sprigs worked in stain stitch around face. Stained. Cap made by Mrs. Alpheus Parker in Lowell, Massachusetts.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Grace I. Linscott