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Woman's cap

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Band of black silk with polychrome silk brocading yarns in spiraling floral motif. Fluted muslin over brocaded band and blue fabric on metal frame. Decorated with white gauze and figured white sating ribbon. Red and white wool lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, Probably 19th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

44.258

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes