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Cap

Description

Cream; ruffles and loops of cream ribbon around face; ribbons and rosettes at sides and around neck; cap of lace embroidered w/ oval motif and floral serpentine; round ruffle of scalloped lace at back; cream satin ties; drawstring; lined w/ cream silk.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Inscriptions
Woven label: ""GRANDE MAISON DE BLANC--NEW YORK"" w/ a crown above. 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
lace (needlework)
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
CAP
caps (headgear)
Hand Stitched
headgear
Infant's Clothing
lace (needlework)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
People and organizations
Grande Maison de Blanc
Accession Number
1988.336
GUSN
15493

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