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Man's cap

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Embroidered man's cap; linen with blue, green, and yellow silk embroidery with green silk plain weave tape trim. Cone-shape finial at top with green tape trim, long cilindrical shape, peaked band around bottom with green tape trim. Symetrical pattern of large pine flanked by scrolled blue and...

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Provenance

Gift of Mary Whiton Hutchinson, 1961.

Credit Line

Gift of Mary Whiton Hutchinson

American (Boston, Massachusetts), 18th century

Object Place

Boston, New England, Massachusetts, USA

Dimensions

13" X 22" height X bottom edge circumference

Accession Number

61.404

Medium or Technique

Linen plain weave with silk embroidery, trimmed with silk plain weave tape

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes