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Cap

Description

White linen newborn's cap; cinched around forehead with long sideflaps; lace trim and tiers in a floral pattern; white embroidered flowers from crown to back of head.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1810-1840
Material
hand sewing
lace (needlework)
linen (material)
weaving
Object type
Clothing -- Headwear
Places
Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Baby
Cap
caps (headgear)
floral patterns
geometric motifs
hand sewing
Lace
lace (needlework)
Linen
linen (material)
weaving
Dimensions
6 x 4 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.206
Credit Line
Gift from Mrs. Helen R. Haddad; Mr. William G. Rogerson, Esq.; Mr. Henry P. Rogerson; Mr. Edward S. Rogerson
GUSN
259227

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