Object Place: France
22.1 cm (8 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Ground: white silk taffeta. Design: crown cut pie-shape in four sections, each with floral spray tied in ribbon bow, turned up brim with small floral sprays tied with double ribbon bows. Worked with bright polychrome silks in satin, stem, knot, bullion knot and chain stitches. Brim edged with gold bobbin lace; small tassel of gold bobbin lace at top center of cap crown. Lined with bright pinkish red silk.
Lent by Miss Elizabeth Day McCormick, February 15, 1943.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection