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Quaker cap

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Quaker cap of cream colored organdy, (originally white?), cap crown gathered into forehead band with draw string across back of neck, plain piece ending in short lappets added across forehead but not gathered.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Grosvenor Calkins

American, Early 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

30 x 22.5 cm (11 13/16 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1771

Medium or Technique

Cotton organdy and linen drawstring

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes