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Infant's cap

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American, early 19th century. Infant's cap, soft white linen embroidered with white linen thread in all over disign of minute rosettes in groups of three eyelets, round cap crown divided into squares by feather stitch, each square enclosing rosettes and eyelets, forehead band of stylized...

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Provenance

American, early 19th century

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Madeleine French

American, early 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

15.2 x 12.3 cm (6 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.73

Medium or Technique

Linen with cotton embroidery and cotton net insertion

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes