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Description

Cream, sheer; 2 side sections embroidered w/ stylized flowers and scrolling branches; center panel embroidered w/ stylized heart-shaped flowers; featherstitched seams w/ borders of white work "V"-like shapes; front extends to points.

Details

Maker
Brewer, Gardner, Mrs. (Maker)
Date
1831
Location of origin
Roxbury, MA, USA
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CAP
caps (headgear)
Children's clothing
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Geometric Floral
Hand Stitched
headgear
Linen
linen (material)
stitching
stylization
Accession Number
1931.1864
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. George H. Lyman
GUSN
34511

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