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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

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

07.98

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes