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Cap (headgear)

Cap (headgear)

  • Place of origin:

    Slovakia (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    White silk and gold thread embroidery on linen

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss Sybil C. Lambert

  • Museum number:

    T.158-1929

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Bonnet-shaped cap of white linen with a broad band of floral pattern in white silk and gold thread in button-holding on the crown and forehead.

Place of Origin

Slovakia (made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

White silk and gold thread embroidery on linen

Dimensions

Length: 12 in, Width: 17 in

Object history note

Registered File number 1929/10445.

Descriptive line

Silk and gold thread embroidery on linen; Slovakian; 19th century.

Materials

Silk thread; Linen; Gold thread

Techniques

Embroidery

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns

Categories

Hats & headwear; Embroidery; Women's clothes

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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