CAP

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1855-1865

GUSN

GUSN-953

Description

White sheer cotton; alternating bands of drawnwork, scalloped tucks, & whitework across crown; crown edged with lace ruffle; brim trimmed with 3 rows of lace; 2 lace-edged ruffles at neck; inside self drawstring at nape; broad lace-edged self ties.

Details

Descriptive Terms

caps (headgear)
headgear
cotton (textile)
drawn thread work
embroidering
stitching
lace (needlework)
whitework
Women's clothing
Cotton
Lace
Drawnwork
Whitework
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
CAP

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5432