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Infant's cap

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Embroidered with white linen thread in diagonal lines of quatrefoils and rosettes of more than one type, forehead band embroidered in repeat of straight stem bearing single blossom, berries, and leaves, small round cap crown of bobbin lace, lined with pale yellow lutestring; several brown...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret A. Revere and Miss Anna P. Revere, in memory of Mary C. Rogers

American, Late 18th century–early 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

13 x 13.4 cm (5 1/8 x 5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

52.1345

Medium or Technique

Linen gauze with cotton embroidery, linen braid, and silk lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes