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Cap

  • Place of origin:

    Bratislava (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Embroidery in silks on cotton, trimmed with bobbin lace

  • Museum number:

    85-1903

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Woman's cap of woven cotton, embroidered with yellow silks; and trimmed with bobbin lace. The embroidered ornament consists of floral devices and bands. The lace is in silk, linen and silver-gilt thread, with a conventional pattern.

Place of Origin

Bratislava (made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Embroidery in silks on cotton, trimmed with bobbin lace

Dimensions

Height: 14.25 in, Width: 19.625 in

Object history note

Purchased. Registered File number 82182/1903.

Descriptive line

Woman's cap, embroidery in silks on cotton, trimmed with bobbin lace, Bratislava, Hungary, 19th century

Materials

Cotton (textile); Silk thread; Linen thread; Silver-gilt thread

Techniques

Weaving; Embroidering; Bobbin lace making

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns

Categories

Women's clothes; Textiles; Hats & headwear; Embroidery

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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