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Description

White sheer stiff cotton bonnet; 3 tucks & zig-zag band around crown; piping around brim above ruffle with embroidered scalloped edges; 2 tucks in ruffle in back; drawstring at nape; self ties.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1865
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
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
headgear
Scalloped
scalloping
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6334
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
964

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