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Infant's cap

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White infant's cap, circular insert at back, finer weave linen ruffle around face with tucks, braided tape ties at neck


Worn by Bridge Chandler; Probably purchased by Ellen A. Stone; Gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Child's cap

American, late 18th to early 19th century

Place of Manufacture

Massachusetts, United States

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States


16.2 x 14.9 cm (6 3/8 x 5 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Plain weave linen, braided linen tape ties


Textiles and Fashion Arts