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Description

White sheer starched cotton; embroidered allover with V-shape sprig motif; (Indian?); edged all around with scalloped lace; sheer cotton ties; drawstring at nape.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
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
foliation (pattern)
Hand Stitched
headgear
Scalloped
scalloping
Sprig
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6331
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
961

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