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Infants bonnet: T.8-1986

Object information

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Infants bonnet of Ayrshire whitework. Small flowers and borders of repeated sprays between two rows of tucking. The inset of the cap is crowned with small central medallion of needle lace.

Legal notes

Given by Miss Elisabeth Vellacott

Measurements and weight

Length: 11 in
Width: 9 in

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1986-07-28) by Vellacott, Elisabeth


First half of 19th Century
Circa 1800 CE - Circa 1849 CE

School or Style


Materials used in production

probably Cotton

Techniques used in production

Whitework : Ayrshire whitework.

Identification numbers

Accession number: T.8-1986
Primary reference Number: 110175
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 12 October 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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