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Infant's cap

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Infant's cap. Strip of Flemish and bobbin lace in the back and front. Similar cap seen in one of Smybert's pictures. The Misses Loring.

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses A. P. and M. P. Loring

American, 18th century


11.5 x 11.5 cm (4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with silk embroidery, lace stitches, and drawnwork and linen bobbin lace insertion


Textiles and Fashion Arts