User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Infant's cap

Start collecting

Fine cream colored linen worked with delicate floral pattern in laid stitches. The back of the cap is round. Edge with narrow Valenciennes lace. Worn, darned, stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. DeWitt Clinton Cohen

French, probably 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

18 x 13 cm (7 1/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

35.1145

Medium or Technique

Linen with cotton embroidery and cotton lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes