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Revolutionary cap (bonnet de police)

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French Revolutionary cap, blue and red wool, long point.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, About 1791–94

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H: 24 7/8 in.(6.1 cm), W: 10 3/8 in. (26.3 cm)

Accession Number

43.1830

Medium or Technique

Wool, silk, linen, cotton, silk printed by intaglio in two or thre colors, paper, silk, and metallic thread embroidery, metallic spangles and applique

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes