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Infant's cap

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Infant's cap of India embroidered white mull, round crown with design of concentric roundels formed by eyelets and stylized leaves, broad bunch of smaller design across forehead, body of cap in leaf sprig, all edges finished with line of eyelets and stylized blossoms, drawstring around face and...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes

American, Early 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

14.5 x 13 cm (5 11/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.1340

Medium or Technique

Cotton mull with cotton embroidery and linen tapes

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes