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Infant's cap

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Fine white linen embroidered with white linen thread in minute eyelet pattern, central leaf wreath at back, wreath of leaves and berries around face and neck of cap. Belonged to William Rich Hutton, born about 1824-1825.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Carleton Hunneman

American, 19th century

Object Place

United States


14.6 x 15.5 cm (5 3/4 x 6 1/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with cotton embroidery and linen tape


Textiles and Fashion Arts