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Baby's Cap (France), early 18th century

This is a Baby's cap. It is dated early 18th century and we acquired it in 1940. Its medium is silk, metal thread, linen and its technique is woven. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by DeWitt Clinton Cohen and Mrs. DeWitt Clinton Cohen. It is credited Gift of Mr. and Mrs. DeWitt Clinton Cohen in memory of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 11.4 x 14 x 7.6 cm (4 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 3 in.)

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Baby's Cap (France), early 18th century; silk, metal thread, linen; H x W x D: 11.4 x 14 x 7.6 cm (4 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 3 in.); Gift of Mr. and Mrs. DeWitt Clinton Cohen in memory of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1940-93-25

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