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Woman's lace cap

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Irish, Carrickmacross, mid 19th century. Women's lace cap, arranged in rows alternately plain net and lace ith rosette and thre-dot motives, flounce at back of neck in sprig design, edged with bobbin lace in wide band across forehead band, pink taffeta ribbon ties running through forehead...

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Provenance

Irish, Carrickmacross, mid 19th century

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Madeleine French

Irish, mid-19th century

Object Place

Ireland

Dimensions

24 x 19.5 cm (9 7/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.72

Medium or Technique

Linen net with linen applique, linen bobbin lace trim, and silk ribbon

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes