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Infant's cap

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Ground: white, machine-made, net. Design: crudely drawn leaves, darned with white linen thread, on back of cap and over cap, with sprigs worked in stain stitch around face. Stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Grace I. Linscott

American, about 1837

Object Place

United States


15.2 x 15.5 cm (6 x 6 1/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen lace with silk embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts