Infant's cap French, probably 19th century France Dimensions 16.5 x 15.6 cm (6 1/2 x 6 1/8 in.) Medium or Technique Cotton mull with cotton embroidery, linen lace, and linen ties Classification Costumes Accession Number 35.1144
Circa 1880's, a rare Brussels Point De Gaze Christening bonnet. Point De Gaze was so prohibitive in price that it was not a item that was usually made for children's items. Fine scrollwork, florals, and leaves throughout.