Child's hat w/lace trim & ties

Object Number: 
1953.132b
Date: 
1870-1880
Medium: 
Lace, ribbon, other textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 14 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 1/4 in. ( 37.5 x 14 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
Child's cap consisting of a simple, pleated band of ecru lace with backing of rose-colored textile, with a beige ribbon tie sewn at either end.
Gallery Label: 
The accession records suggest that while the child's dress given with this cap may date from 1870-1880, the cap itself is modern.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. L. C. Dameron
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group