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Description

White sheer starched cotton, embroidered all over with V-shape sprig motif; (Indian?); edged all around with scalloped lace ruffle; gathered into band in back, edged with pipingl; broad sheer ties.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1855
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
lace (needlework)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Headwear
Descriptive terms
CAP
caps (headgear)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
foliation (pattern)
Hand Stitched
headgear
Lace
lace (needlework)
Sprig
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6337
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
965

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