Baby Cap

Description
A darned net baby cap. Darned net is a needlework technique that involves stitching with a needle on a mesh foundation fabric to imitate lace.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
embroidery, whitework
Measurements
overall: 9 3/4 in; 24.765 cm
made at
United States
ID Number
TE*T10088
catalog number
T10088.000
accession number
180032
subject
Textiles
Victorian Needlework
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Home and Community Life: Textiles
Victorian Needlework
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Margaret Simmonds

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