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Object Name Cap
Date ca. 1820
Description Woman's cap. Sheer white cotton with embroidered design of dots and vines. Oval crown outlined with piping. Drawstring in back. Wide brim trimmed with lace. Two lace ties.
(Keywords: Fashion, Accessory, Bonnet, Hat, New York)
Acquisition Gift of Ella Barnes DePuy
Ownership and History Worn by Sarah Alston Decker of Staten Island.
Earliest Date 1815
Latest Date 1825
Subjects Clothing & dress
Embroidery
Lexicon Sub-category Clothing -- Headwear
Catalog Number C01.0218
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by The Coby Foundation, 2009.
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