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Child's cap

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Cream colored cotton knitted with openwork whirling disc in back worked with yellow beads, the main part of cap powdered with roses worked with pink, red, green and white beads, and bordered with foliage worked with green beads. Edged with narrow machine-made lace; two green ribbon ties. Stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman

19th century

Dimensions

Diameter around face: 36 cm (14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1292

Medium or Technique

Beadwork

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Textiles and Fashion Arts

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Costumes