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Infant's bonnet

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Crown of mull with small star powder, on forehead band a slender serpentine line bearing single stylized blossoms turning alternately left and right, on rest of cap a powder of minute even armed crosses and single line of round stylized blossoms; drawstrings on both edges of forehead band and...

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Gift of Misses Mildred and Margaret Allen

American, Early 19th century

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12.7 x 13 cm (5 x 5 1/8 in.)

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Cotton with cotton embroidery and lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts