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Woman's embroidered mull cap, small all over dot, minute floral wreath embroidered in center of cap crown, bobbin lace entre-deux between cap crown and top of cap which is gathered full to fuff out, forehead band has minute serpentine flowering vine embroidered all the way around it, draw string...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James Wheeler

French, First half 19 century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

24.5 x 20.5 cm (9 5/8 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.1095

Medium or Technique

Cotton mull with cottom embroidery and silk gross grain ribbon drawstring

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes