Stunning Antique 1850s Baby’s Christening Bonnet hand made from homespun Metis linen, with original cords and tapes. The original linen ribbons are 5” in length.
There is no damage to the fabric but there are very light foxing. The cap is in ‘as found’ condition.
Originating from Northern Europe.
Approx 5.5” from forehead to tip of lappet.
5” wide from rear neck cord to chin.
Please remember that children were much smaller during this period, and is perhaps more suited to an antique doll
The item is part of a Private heirloom collection, it’s been very well stored throughout
The fabric has been shown in natural light for clarity and is completely untouched digitally.
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