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Lady's cap

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Cloth of silver with a design of flowers woven with silver and gold thread and red, greed and black silk. This brocade covers a hard frame. The whole is decorated with silver lace. One side of the back is piped with red silk. The narrow lace around the face is an early piece of machine...

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Anonymous gift

German, Late 18th–early 19th century


12 x 17 cm (4 3/4 x 6 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .17 x .12

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Textiles and Fashion Arts