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Woman's cap

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White net cap, band around face with ear tabs


Worn by a member of the Robbins family; inherited by Ellen A. Stone; gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

American, 19th century

Place of Manufacture

probably Massachusetts, United States

Place of Manufacture

possibly England (fabric)

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton machine-made net


Textiles and Fashion Arts