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Childs lace cap

Childs lace cap
Title
Childs lace cap
Date 
1790-1830
Medium 
Linen
Dimensions 
overall (flat): 7 x 6 1/4 x 1/8 in. ( 17.8 x 15.9 x 0.3 cm )
Description 
Ecru linen close-fitting baby bonnet made in two panels, the panel at the back of the head is circular and is joined to the panel that goes over the head from ear to ear, there is hand embroidered floral whitework and openwork throughout, the edges are hemmed and untrimmed, the neck edge encases a drawstring to cinch the bonnet snug.
Object Number 
INV.11840
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group