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Child's Cap (possibly France), 18th century

This is a Child's cap. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1953. Its medium is cotton, linen and its technique is whitework embroidery with deflected element work. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 15.2 x 11.4 x 14 cm (6 x 4 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

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Child's Cap (possibly France), 18th century; cotton, linen; H x W x D: 15.2 x 11.4 x 14 cm (6 x 4 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.); 1953-20-8

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