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Woman's embroidered mull cap

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Design in crown and around face of six petalled rosettes and small curly-edged leaves worked with white cotton in satin, chain, and eyelet stitches; narrow borders of drawn work and small dots edged with small pointed scallops worked in buttonhole stitch; two plain mull ties; yellowed; a number of...

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Gift of Miss Alice Bradford Lovett

French, first half 19th century

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24.5 x 20.5 cm (9 5/8 x 8 1/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Mull, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts