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Cap

Description

White cap with embroidered net/lace ruffle around the face; two bands of diamond lattice; large star motif at back; (yellowed) cream silk ties are stitched together.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1840
Material
cotton (textile)
knitting (process)
lace (needlework)
Object type
Clothing; Headwear
Descriptive terms
Cap
caps (headgear)
cotton (textile)
geometric patterns
headgear
knitting (process)
lace (needlework)
Accession Number
1973.137
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mabel E. Houghton
GUSN
48821

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