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Infant's cap

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White infant's cap, cartridge pleating across crown, seam at top of brim, continuous lace edging and band of lace across pleats at base of neck.


Worn by a member of the Robbins family; Miss Ellen A. Stone; Gift to the MFA, October, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Baby's cap

American, mid-19th century

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

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Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave, machine-made linen lace (edging)


Textiles and Fashion Arts