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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

Object Place

England

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

38.1126

Medium or Technique

Lace, point

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes