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Cream white linen gathered to form hood with two long pointed linen lappets edged with bobbin lace on top of hood and bands of cut work. The linen is spotted and stained.

Credit Line

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

Italian, 19th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

96 cm (37 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1208

Medium or Technique

Linen, lace, point and bobbin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes