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Description

Cream; lace bands (diamond openwork w/ circles) alternate w/ shirred bands of net; double ruffle held back w/ pink bow; narrower ruffle around face and neck; circle at back of net and lace; drawstring; cream silk lining.

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
1988.335
GUSN
15492

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