Women's cap

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-31936

Description

White linen; white work embroidery with border of leaves with net insert, and field of eyelet sprigs; drawstring across top; whip-stitched hem; drawstring ties at "sleeves" or arms.

Details

Descriptive Terms

caps (headgear)
headgear
embroidering
stitching
linen (material)
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
Children's clothing
Linen
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Leaves
Sprig
CAP

Maker

Possibly Adams, Harriet (Sewer (textile worker))

Object Type

Clothing--Headwear

Accession Number

1928.71