Childs lace cap

Object Number: 
INV.11840
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.
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Creative: Tronvig Group