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Description

Cream lace--double lace ruffle around face--ruffles separated by twisted ribbon and rosettes w/ bows on outside; ruffle around neck; cap consists of bands of lace w/ meander and dots; back has circle of twisted ribbon, w/ rosette and streamers; lined w/ cream silk.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Inscriptions
Label on box cover: Symbol of crown above a sphere--world--w/ banner below which reads ""URBI(?) ET ORBIT"" and beneath banner is ""GRANDE MAISON DE BLANC--538 FIFTH AVENUE 540-- NEW YORK""
Material
cotton (textile)
lace (needlework)
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
CAP
caps (headgear)
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
headgear
Infant's Clothing
Lace
lace (needlework)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Accession Number
1988.334
GUSN
15491

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