Childs lace cap

Childs lace cap
Title
Childs lace cap
Date 
1790-1820
Medium 
Cotton, linen
Dimensions 
overall (flat): 6 x 5 7/8 x 1/8 in. ( 15.2 x 14.9 x 0.3 cm )
Description 
White muslin close-fitting baby bonnet constructed in two pieces, the horseshoe shaped back panel of handmade linen bobbin lace with cordonnet design attached and gathered to the body; body embellished with eyelet-stiched drawn-work embroidery between four rows of pintucking; edges are finished with an encased cotton drawstring cording, cinching and tying at center front crown and center back neck.
Object Number 
INV.11841
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Creative: Tronvig Group