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Woman's flat cap

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Bright pink net flat cap; lonzenge shape; embroidered border of diamond shapes with dots at centers; pointed outer border with loops along edge

Provenance

Inherited by Misses Aimee and Rosamund Lamb; Gift to the MFA, 1959

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

American, second half of the 19th century

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

49.5 x 33 cm (19 1/2 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

59.460

Medium or Technique

Silk net, embroidered with silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes