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Infant's cap

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Infant's quilted white linen cap, made in three pieces seamed together, with seam edges and outer edge of cap bound with fine white linen bias fold, stylized design of full blown blossoms, and smaller lily-like flowers, quilted in back stitch and running stitch, with surface, wool fleece...

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Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes

American, 18th century

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13.5 x 15.8 cm (5 5/16 x 6 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Linen with packed thread quilting and linen tape


Textiles and Fashion Arts