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Cap

Description

Cream, sheer; white work embroidery of elongated leaves--chain stitch and dots--around face and back; larger sections embroidered w/ stylized flowers and leaves; chain stitch outline; 2 loops; drawstring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
CAP
caps (headgear)
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
foliation (pattern)
Hand Stitched
headgear
Infant's Clothing
leaf (plant material)
Leaves
stitching
Accession Number
1942.250
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman
GUSN
52936

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