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Infant's cap and cape

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White linen trimmed with closely woven bobbin lace edging. The cape is gathered into band of lace around bottom of cap. Small cross worked on each side of cap which is divided in middle by lace.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman

Dutch, 17th century

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Medium or Technique

Lace, bobbin


Textiles and Fashion Arts