Regional cap

French
19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

55 x 37 cm (21 5/8 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.736

Medium or Technique

Cotton with cotton embroidery, linen bobbin lace, and silk ribbon

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Crown and narrow forehead band embroidered in stylized symmetrical small-scale floral design, broad front forehead band with long lappets, finished with broad band of embroidered net, pink ribbon run through casing at back of neck.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund