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Infant's cap

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Made of fine linen with an oval medallion in the middle of the back of Hollie point. This medallion is made up of narrow strips sewed together each with a design of a flowering plant. A narrow strip of Hollie point crosses the band around the face, and the two narrow ruffles are edged with...

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Gift of Miss Susan Minet

English, 18th century


15 x 15.5 cm (5 7/8 x 6 1/8 in.)

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Linen plain weave, Hollie Point stitches, and linen bobbin lace trim


Textiles and Fashion Arts