First quarter 19th century
Object Place: France
22.3 x 21.2 cm (8 3/4 x 8 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Linen mull with linen embroidery
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Woman’s cap of white mull embroidered in chain stitch with white linen thread, cap crown almost star fish in shape and appliquéd onto rest of cap, minute floral design throughout, central wreath incap crown, spray in each arm of star fish, repeated sprays around edges with symmetrical arrangment in center of forehead piece, slight point over center of forehead, short lappets at end of forehead band.
Gift of Miss Ellen Faulkner