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Woman's cap

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Blonde silk bobbin lace cap with silk ribbon bows in two shades of purple and two shades of green on black machine net foundation; one light green and one light purple tie with lace trim

Provenance

Inherited by Misses Aimee and Rosamund Lamb; Gift to the MFA, 1951

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

American, 1850s

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 25.4 x 20.3 x 15.2 cm (10 x 8 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

51.343

Medium or Technique

Silk plain weave ribbons, silk bobbin lace (blonde) and machine net

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes