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Infant's cap

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Hollie point. Infant's cap. Fine white linen with circular medallion and narrow band of hollie point set in back. Basket of flowers in circular medallion. Rest of cap plain, except for raised lozenge lattice formed by pressing the linen while damp and slightly starched, on a carved board.

Credit Line

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

English, 18th century

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Height x width: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Lace, point


Textiles and Fashion Arts