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Infant's cap

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Infant's cap of white muslin, small round crown finished with Valenciennes lace ruffle, embroidered with white cotton thread, deisng over forehead of four rows of corded piping flanked by traingular motives and floral sprays, minute blossoms powdered over ground, drawstring in back.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles B. Perkins

French, mid-19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

18.1 x 14.5 cm (7 1/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.2447

Medium or Technique

Cotton muslin with cotton embroidery and linen Valenciennes lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes