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NIGHTCAP

Description

White linen; center French seam; edged all around with crocheted lace; drawstring at nape (string missing); self ties.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1875
Inscriptions
Cross stitched in red inside right side of brim: ""A""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
lace (needlework)
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
Hand Stitched
headgear
Lace
lace (needlework)
Linen
linen (material)
Monogram
monograms
NIGHTCAP
nightcaps
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6333
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
963

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