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Baby bonnet

Object Number: 
INV.14574.7
Date: 
1820-1860
Medium: 
Linen
Dimensions: 
overall (flat): 7 7/8 x 7 1/4 x 1/4 in. ( 20 x 18.4 x 0.6 cm )
Description: 
Cambric baby bonnet; one panel runs from the bottom of the neck over the head to the forehead, there are two panels covering the sides of the head, the three panels are joined with a row of hand embroidered whitework with drawnwork on each side; the outer edges are trimmed with two rows of bobbin lace with scalloped and beaded edges; linen fabric tape ties are at either side to tie under the chin.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group