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Toddler's cap

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Infant's knitted cap; crown with whirling star motive; rest of cap in bands of fancy knitted stiches.

Provenance

Said to have been made for Caroline Wilder (Mrs. Rev. Amos Binkney), born April 3, 1803; to Miss Harriet S. Lane; gift to MFA, October 14, 1954.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Harriet S. Lane

American, Early 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

21.6 x 16.4 cm (8 1/2 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.16

Medium or Technique

Cotton knitting

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes