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Infant's cap

Infant's cap of fine white linen, cap crown fullness gathered into top of forehead band, band of Binche lace down center back of cap crown, band of English bobbin lace in center of upper forehead band, lower forehead band plain, both forehead bands edged with narrow Binche lace, seams...

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Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates

American, mid-18th century

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Linen plain weave with silk embroidery and linen bobbin lace


Textiles and Fashion Arts