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Description

White sheer stiff cotton; padded tucks across front of crown followed by ruffle with embroidered scalloped edges; eyelet band around front of crown; double ruffle at brim with embroidered scalloped edges with 3rd ruffle half-way down; ruffle at neck; self drawstring at nape; broad self ties.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1865
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
CAP
caps (headgear)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Hand Stitched
headgear
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5363
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
948

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