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Description

Cream; sheer; white work embroidery--garland of leaves; leaves have French knots inside; leaves enclosed by 2 scrolling garlands of French knots w/ small round flowers; back--embroidered w/ single leaf and same scrolling garland; 2 sets of drawstrings; 2 loops.

Details

Maker
Wells, Deborah Freeman H., Mrs. (Maker)
Date
1810-1820
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
CAP
caps (headgear)
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
festoon (motif)
Foliate Garland
Hand Stitched
headgear
Infant's Clothing
stitching
Accession Number
1923.728A
GUSN
30076

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