Child's lace cap

Child's lace cap
Title
Child's lace cap
Date 
1780-1840
Medium 
cotton
Dimensions 
overall (flat): 5 1/4 x 5 5/8 x 1/8 in. ( 13.3 x 14.3 x 0.3 cm )
Description 
White muslin close-fitting baby bonnet constructed in two pieces, the horseshoe shaped back panel attaching to body of bonnet; drawn eyelet work detail at back panel and overall floral pad-stitched whitework on body; hemmed edges at neckline and face opening encase drawstrings cinching and tying at center front crown at at center back neckline.
Object Number 
INV.11839
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Creative: Tronvig Group