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Man's cap

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Four sections, the ground worked solidly with orange silk, the design of flowers and conventional ornaments worked in satin stitch with metal thread and yellow, green, pink and blew silk. Finished with an upturned band of embroidery (in two parts) around bottom of cap. Trimmed with gold gimp...

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

Italian or French, late 17th or early 18th century

Object Place

Italy or France


Height: 9 7/16 in. (24 cm)

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Textiles and Fashion Arts