Governess' cap of white lace (appliqué designs on machine-made silk net); row of pleated wide blue satin ribbon around crown and two long streamers in back. Condition: Very good.
Gift in memory of Natalie Brown (née Dresser), Mrs. John Nicholas Brown, Senior
French, late 19th century
Overall (without ribbons): 16 x 24 x 23 cm (6 5/16 x 9 7/16 x 9 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Net with lace appliqué, blue satin ribbon, and gold tone pins
Textiles and Fashion Arts