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Embroidered net cap

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Embroidered net cap, round gathered crown with concentric circles of eyelets, narrow flounce across neck, four flounces on forehead band, all flounces as well as ties embroidered with pyramid edge and eyelet in center of each pyramid.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ward Thoron

American, 19th century

Object Place

United States


21.5 x 21 cm (8 7/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen net with cotton embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts