Woman's Headcovering (France), mid-19th century
Medium: silk Technique: bobbin lace Label: silk bobbin lace. Gift of Mrs. Rufus King. 1957-120-10
What is this?
Woman's headcovering or fall cap in Chantilly-style black silk lace. With a large basket of flowers in the center and a deeply scalloped border all around with sprigs of flowers.