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Infant's cap

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Quilted grayish white silk infant's cap, embroidered in conventionalized floral design in back stitches, with small knots and some surface stitches. Lined with white taffeta, and bound with white ribbon. One ribbon tie. Worn.

Credit Line

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

probably French, 18th–19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Height: 3 15/16 in. (10 cm)

Accession Number

38.1283

Medium or Technique

Embroidery; Quilting

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes