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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 and straight bands of Hollie point. The design of the lace consists of flowering plants and two small birds.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Susan Minet

English, 18th century


14.5 x 12.5 cm (5 11/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen with Hollie point and cotton embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts