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Infant's cap

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Infant's cap, very plain; interior forehead piece; gathered to point at back; plain ruffle around edge

Provenance

Inherited by Miss Georgiana Welles Sargent (born 1858) of New York City; Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent, to MFA, 1949

Credit Line

Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent

American, second half of the 18th century

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

17.5 x 17 cm (6 7/8 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.945

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes