User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Bobbin. cap

Start collecting

A flat cap for the top of the head with long tabs hanging down on each side of the face. Flowers and leaves joined by a coarse needlework "rèseau".

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henrietta Page

English, Middle to end of 19th century

Dimensions

26 x 110 cm (10 1/4 x 43 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.10 x .26

Accession Number

15.1207

Medium or Technique

Bobbin; lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes