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Cap

Description

White; bands of openwork (horizontal) alternate w/ foliate garland--woven, dotted texture; 3 sets of drawstrings; 2 loops.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800
Inscriptions
Handwritten note sewn onto outside left: ""Cap made for Hannah W. Weld's children 1800+. Last worn in 1823-4.
Material
cotton (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
CAP
caps (headgear)
cotton (textile)
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
Hand Stitched
headgear
Infant's Clothing
scrolling foliage
stitching
Accession Number
1928.1055C
GUSN
15498

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