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Infant's cap

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Small center of cap crown and band down back of cap of hollie point lace in star and crown pattern, fullness gathered and smocked into center of cap crown, seam and edges of forehead band hemstitched.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Dorothy Ross

English, 18th century

Object Place

England

Dimensions

14.2 x 13 cm (5 9/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.238

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with linen hollie point lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes