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Infant's cap

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Infant's linen cap; double flounce around face, each edged with narrow linen ruffle and upper one embroidered with minute quatrefoils and dots; crown gathered, in the center lace roundel and insertion band.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Wendell Taber

American, 18th century

Object Place

United States


16 x 13 cm (6 5/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with silk embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts