25 x 14.5 cm (9 13/16 x 5 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .145 x .25 as mounted
Medium or Technique
Linen plain weave with Hollie point needle lace and linen bobbin lace trim
Not On View
Made of fine linen with band of Hollie point in middle of back ending in small semi-circular piece into which are worked the initials S B and the date 1752. The design on the straight band consists of a crown and two geometric plant forms. Two narrow ruffles of bobbin lace, Mechlin type, edge the cap.
Gift of Mrs. DeWitt Clinton Cohen