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Infant's bonnet

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Polychrome silk and gilt-silver yarns embroidered on white ribbed silk ground, trimmed with gilt-silver lace. Conventionalized vegetative design with baskets on sides. Lined with pink silk; white silk ties.

Credit Line

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

French or Italian, 1650–1725

Object Place

France or Italy

Dimensions

Height: 12 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

38.1326

Medium or Technique

Polychrome silk and gilt-silver yarns embroidered on white ribbed silk ground, trimmed with gilt-silver lace. Conventionalized vegetative design with baskets on sides. Lined with pink silk; white silk ties.

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Textiles and Fashion Arts

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Costumes