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Man's cap

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Undyed plain woven linen ground embroidered with yellow-green, dark green and vermillion silk yarns and satin stitches in back. Pattern of floral blossoms on stems in baskets on background of random undilating line. Worked in three pieces; wide border at bottom cap, dome-shaped body of cap...

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Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund

English, 1700–50

Object Place

England

Dimensions

30 cm (11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1973.486

Medium or Technique

Linen; embroidery; woven silk tape

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes