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Woman's cap. Solidly embroidered with gilt-silver in floral motif on natural linen ground. Red silk edging; purple, white and red printed cotton at base of back.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Russian, 19th century

Object Place

Russia

Dimensions

64 cm (25 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1569

Medium or Technique

Linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes