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Infant's cap

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Infant's cap of fine white linen, fullness of crown gathered into top of double forehead bands, forehead bands edged with narrow Binche lace, drawstring in back; several small brown stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

American, mid-18th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

14.2 x 13.2 cm (5 9/16 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.284

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave and linen Binche bobbin lace

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes