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Infant's bonnet

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Infant's bonnet of white silk crépe with embroidered all over dot, small round cap crown outlined with feather stitches, edges of cap trimmed with net and ribbon ruching, three pom poms of same net and ribbon at center of forehead, a bow at center back and ties of grosgrain ribbon, cap lined...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Penelope Noyes

American, About 1893

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20 x 13 x 10 cm (7 7/8 x 5 1/8 x 3 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk crepe with silk embroidery, silk ribbon, and linen net and silk trim


Textiles and Fashion Arts