Cap

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1810-1840

GUSN

GUSN-259227

Description

White linen newborn's cap; cinched around forehead with long sideflaps; lace trim and tiers in a floral pattern; white embroidered flowers from crown to back of head.

Details

Descriptive Terms

caps (headgear)
linen (material)
lace (needlework)
weaving
hand sewing
floral patterns
geometric motifs
Baby
Linen
Lace
Cap

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Headwear

Dimensions

6 x 4 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift from Mrs. Helen R. Haddad; Mr. William G. Rogerson, Esq.; Mr. Henry P. Rogerson; Mr. Edward S. Rogerson

Accession Number

2001.206

Places

Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)