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Infant's bonnet

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Ground: pinkish orange silk, vestiges of flat gold (gilded silver), powdered with sprays of small pink flowers with green leaves. Trimmed with gold bobbin lace, narrow cream silk bobbin lace around face. Lined with cream colored silk ikat pattern. Deep pink silk ribbon ties. Worn, stained.

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

French or Italian, 18th century

Object Place

France or Italy

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Textiles and Fashion Arts