Childs lace cap

Object Number: 
INV.11842
Date: 
1780-1940
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
overall (flat): 5 5/8 x 7 in. ( 14.3 x 17.8 cm )
Description: 
White cotton close-fitting baby bonnet made in two panels, the back panel is horseshoe shaped and is joined to the panel which goes over the head from ear to ear, there is hand embroidered whitework throughout in dots and wheat pattern, the edges are hemmed and untrimmed, encases drawstrings which cinch the bonnet snug.
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Creative: Tronvig Group