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Cap/ Bonnet

Description

Cream wool; crocheted; ruffles trimmed with silk thread; top--seven circles with silk thread trim; two ties attached to rosettes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
Handwritten note: ""Eddie's first baby cap which he wore when 4 weeks old from Charlestown to our Summer residence in Burlington, Mass.""
Material
crocheting
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
CAP
caps (headgear)
Children's clothing
Crocheted
crocheting
headgear
Wool
wool (textile)
Dimensions
2 3/4 (H), 7 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1946.367B
Credit Line
Bequest of Edgar J. Rollins
GUSN
54352

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