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This is a Cap. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1950. Its medium is linen foundation, cotton embroidery. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Marian Hague.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 23 × 28 cm (9 1/16 in. × 11 in.)

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Cap; linen foundation, cotton embroidery; H x W: 23 × 28 cm (9 1/16 in. × 11 in.); 1950-19-1

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