Childs lace cap

Childs lace cap
Title
Childs lace cap
Date 
1800-1850
Medium 
Linen
Dimensions 
overall (flat): 6 7/8 x 6 5/8 x 1/8 in. ( 17.5 x 16.8 x 0.3 cm )
Description 
White linen close-fitting baby bonnet made in two panels, the panel at the back of the head is handmade linen bobbin lace with cordonnet floral design, the panel that goes over the head from ear to ear is shirred onto the back and has hand embroidered floral whitework throughout, the edges are hemmed and encase drawstrings which cinch the bonnet snug.
Object Number 
INV.11843
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Creative: Tronvig Group