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Child's cap

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Child's white cotton cap made of woven corded fabric with deep flounce of plain white cambric, gathered to bottom edge of cap with narrow ruffle at top narrow ruffle of same cambric around face, white striped figured cotton ties.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Frances Fowler and Professor Harold North Fowler

American, Early 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

43 x 31 cm (16 15/16 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1989

Medium or Technique

Cotton cambric and cotton corded fabric

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes