CAP

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1855-1865

GUSN

GUSN-950

Description

White sheer stiff cotton; wide band of narrow tucks across crown followed by appliqued ruffle with embroidered scalloped edges; double ruffle at brim, with 3rd ruffle halfway down; ruffle with 2 tucks at neck; inside self drawstring at nape; broad self ties.

Details

Descriptive Terms

caps (headgear)
headgear
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Women's clothing
Cotton
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
CAP

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Headwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5427