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Nightcap

Object Number: 
Z.1095.6
Date: 
1825-1875
Medium: 
Cotton, needlepoint lace
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 7 1/2 in. ( 22.9 x 19 cm )
Description: 
White cotton fitted nightcap with rows of shirring around the head; trimmed with two cotton and needlepoint lace ruffles around the edges; ties at chin.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Bayard Verplanck
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group