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Christening cap

Description

Cream, sheer; lace ruffle with ten pink ribbon rosettes; embroidered with delicate floral garland around face and back section w/ small stylized buds and leaves as background.

Details

Maker
Dodge, Asenath Orne, 1800- (Sewer (textile worker))
Date
1820
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
CAP
caps (headgear)
Children's clothing
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
Garland
Hand Stitched
headgear
stitching
Accession Number
1930.153
GUSN
15499

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