antique muslin mob cap or bed cap
antique muslin mob cap or bed cap
antique georgian or early victorian  muslin mob cap or servants cap
antique georgian or early victorian  muslin mob cap or servants cap
antique georgian or early victorian  muslin mob cap or servants cap
antique georgian or early victorian  muslin mob cap or servants cap
antique georgian or early victorian  muslin mob cap or servants cap
antique georgian or early victorian  muslin mob cap or servants cap
antique georgian or early victorian  muslin mob cap or servants cap
antique georgian or early victorian  muslin mob cap or servants cap

Antique, 19th Century Mob Cap or Servants Cap

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Very old ivory muslin mob cap or servant's cap. This may be a plain day cap from the early 19th century Georgian period, or a servant's cap from later in the 19th century. It is completely hand stitched in very fine cotton muslin and is trimmed with fine, machine made lace. There is no elastic, it's gathered and stitched at the top of the ruffle, the ruffle is open at the back.  American - early 19th century.

Measurements

Large

  • Inner circumference is 64 cm (25.25")
  • Ruffle length 5 cm (2")
  • Crown depth when folded flat 15 cm (6")

Condition

Good. There are a number of holes caused by thinning of the fabric and fraying at some of the seams. 

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