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Infant's cap

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Infant's cap of fine white linen with panel through center length of cap crown and forehead band of two widths of narrow Binche lace, double forehead band, the under one plain, both forehead bands edged with Mechlin lace, upper forehead band and cap crown embroidered with fine white linen thread...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

American, mid-18th century

Object Place



17.1 x 15 cm (6 3/4 x 5 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with silk embroidery and linen Binche lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts