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Description

White sheer cotton; alternating bands of drawnwork, scalloped tucks, & whitework across crown; crown edged with lace ruffle; brim trimmed with 3 rows of lace; 2 lace-edged ruffles at neck; inside self drawstring at nape; broad lace-edged self ties.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1865
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
drawn thread work
embroidering
lace (needlework)
stitching
whitework
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
CAP
caps (headgear)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
drawn thread work
Drawnwork
Embroidered
embroidering
Hand Stitched
headgear
Lace
lace (needlework)
stitching
Whitework
whitework
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5432
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
953

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