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Baby bonnet

Object Number: 
1947.271
Date: 
1800-1830
Medium: 
Linen
Dimensions: 
overall (flat): 6 1/2 x 6 x 3/4 in. ( 16.5 x 15.2 x 1.9 cm )
Description: 
Sheer ivory linen baby bonnet with whitework embroidery; lace trim on front edge and drawstring along neck edge; embroidered decoration consisting of stylized floral motifs outlined in minute chainstitch.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. William Leroy Wyckoff
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group