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Nightcap

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    1700-1730 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    hand-painted silk

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by the Rev. Dr. N.H.C. Ruddock

  • Museum number:

    528-1898

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Cream silk undress-cap, rounded crown, turned-up brim. Silk hand-painted with a green, crimson and oyster (probably faded pink) leaves, flowers and berries design

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

1700-1730 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

hand-painted silk

Materials

Silk

Techniques

Painting (image-making)

Categories

Informal wear; Fashion; Accessories; Hats & headwear; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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